Zeke grew up on a farm in rural Northeast Iowa, graduated from the University of Iowa with a B.A. 2009, and received his J.D. from the University of Iowa in the Spring of 2012. While completing his J.D., Zeke interned for the Moline City Attorney and clerked for the Eight Judicial District of Iowa. Zeke was admitted to the Iowa State Bar in 2012 and the Wisconsin State Bar in 2013.