Zakary Thomas Stewart is from Raleigh NC and currently resides in Elizabeth City. He will be a senior this fall at Elizabeth City State University (ESCU) and plans to graduate with a B.S. in Aviation Science in May of 2021. Zakary is part of the ECSU honors program and holds a 3.80 GPA. His concentration is in Flight Education and he has earned his private pilot certificate, instrument rating, commercial pilot certificate, and certified fight instructor certificate. He is currently a part time instructor at ESCU while pursing his instrument instructor and multi-engine certificates. Zakary has grown up surrounded by family members who worked in the aviation field and hopes to work as a commercial pilot. Additionally, he would like to continue flight instruction and mentor the next generation of aviators. Outside of aviation his hobbies include camping, hunting and fishing.
2020 Recipient of the NCAA Foundation Scholarship.