Zachary Wahab Cheek is an Undergraduate Research Assistant at the University of Nebraska Public Policy Center. Zack is pursuing a bachelor's degree in economics and trombone performance at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He plays in the Cornhusker Marching Band and served as an intern for Congressman Don Bacon's Omaha office. His interests include fiscal policy, American history, and political theory. In March, he was selected by the Yeutter Institute for a summer internship focusing on applied economics. Zack plans to graduate in December 2022 and pursue a PhD in economics.