Zach Zarba

OFFICIAL #15
NBA Experience 15 seasons
Born April 29, 1975 (New York)
Resides Kew Gardens, N.Y.
HS Midwood High School (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
College SUNY New Paltz ’97

Zach Zarba has officiated 764 regular season NBA games and 39 playoff games and three Finals game during his 15 year career. Prior to joining the NBA, Zarba officiated in the NBA Development League for two years, where he was part of the crew that officiated the 2003 D-League Finals. He also spent one year officiating in the CBA and two years officiating in the IBL.

Zarba has three years of collegiate officiating experience in the ACC, SEC, Colonial, ASUN, OVC and NEC Conferences. In addition, he has three years of high school officiating experience in New York.

While at New Paltz, Zarba was a member of the basketball team and was named captain his senior season. He graduated with a degree in Political Science. He currently does public and community service work for EBC High School in Bushwick, Brooklyn.