David Zakar

Project Manager


#projectmanagement #3dprinting #agile #linux


project management, agile development, linux, 3d printing, pi hacking, gaming


BS in Computer Science and Economics from University of Maryland College Park

MBA from University of Maryland University College

What was your first Job?

Working as a "custodial engineer" at a day camp.

What do you like about 540?

They're what government contractors should be - obsessed with innovation, agile development, customer satisfaction, and excellence in all things.

What do you do in your spare time?

I'm a huge gamer - video games, board games, tabletop RPGs, you name it. I also enjoy 3d printing.

3 Fun Facts

  1. I learned to code as a 14 year old using the LPC language on MUDs.
  2. I used to be postmaster@aol.com
  3. I was president of the UMCP Linux Users Group ("UMLUG") for two years.