Notable Zetes

For over 170 years, Zeta Psi has scaffolded our undergraduate brothers to be better leaders in their careers, their communities, and in service to all humankind. We have been fortunate to have played role in the lives of countless inspirational men throughout the years. Here is a list of some Zetes who have powerfully impacted the world.

Calvin Trillin

Calvin Trillin

Achievements: Recipient, Thurber Award for American Humor, Journalist

Chapter: Eta

Campbell P. Howard

Term: Phi Alpha from 1926–1927

Chapter: Alpha Psi, 1897

Capt. Carl W. Burns

Achievements: Author, "Centaurs in Vietnam"

Chapter: Delta

Capt. John E. Thompson

Achievements: Author, "Spirit Over Steel – A Chronology of the Second World War"

Chapter: Theta Xi

Cecil D. Gregg

Term: Phi Alpha from 1920–1921

Chapter: Psi, 1890

Photo of Charles Moss.

Charles A. Moss

Term: Phi Alpha from 1909–1910

Chapter: Theta Xi, 1894

Charles A. Sumner

Term: Phi Alpha from 1886–1887

Chapter: Zeta, 1854

Charles B. Everson

Term: Phi Alpha from 1888–1889

Chapter: Psi, 1878

Charles E. Phelps

Term: Phi Alpha from 1865–1866

Chapter: Omicron, 1853

Charles H. Darling

Term: Phi Alpha from 1904–1905

Chapter: Kappa, 1884

Charles H. Ketcham

Term: Phi Alpha from 1924–1925

Chapter: Alpha, 1896

Charles H. Skillman

Term: Phi Alpha from 1855–1856

Chapter: Delta, 1851

Charles J. Zimmerman

Achievements: Former Chairman and CEO, Connecticut Mutual Insurance Company; namesake of Dartmouth College's Zimmerman Fitness Center

Chapter: Psi Epsilon

Charles L. Gebhardt, Jr.

Term: Phi Alpha from 1956-1957

Chapter: Phi, 1934

Charles Turner

Term: Phi Alpha from 1856–1857

Chapter: Epsilon, 1855

Charles W. Stratton

Term: Phi Alpha from 1927–1928

Chapter: Xi, 1893

Chester A. Lydecker

Term: Phi Alpha from 1942-1943

Chapter: Alpha, 1914

Christopher G. Ruel

Achievements: Author, "Oracle 11g for Dummies"

Chapter: Theta

Clarence H. DeLong

Term: Phi Alpha from 1964-1966

Chapter: Alpha Epsilon, 1920

Clinton Odell

Term: Phi Alpha from 1949-1950

Chapter: Alpha Beta, 1901

Conrad Harrington

Achievements: Chancellor, McGill University

Chapter: Alpha Psi

David Brain

David Brain

Achievements: President, EPR Properties

Chapter: Beta Tau

Photo of Dave Sims.

David L. Sims

Term: Phi Alpha from 2004-2005

Chapter: Sigma, 1976

Headshot of Dave Busacca.

David W. Busacca

Term: Phi Alpha from 2008-2010

Chapter: Tau Delta, 1973

Dean Cain

Dean Cain

Achievements: Actor

Chapter: Omicron Epsilon

Dean G Witter

Dean G. Witter

Achievements: Founder, Witter & Co. (now part of Morgan Stanley)

Chapter: Iota

Desmond John Villiers FitzGerald, 29th Knight of Glin

Achievements: Author, "The Irish Country House"

Chapter: Sigma Epsilon

Dick Gould

Dick Gould

Achievements: Stanford Tennis Coach; Won 17 NCAA Championship Men's Tennis Tournaments

Chapter: Mu

Dick Wolf

Dick Wolf

Achievements: Creator of "Law and Order" Television Franchise

Chapter: Sigma

Dillard Kirby

Dillard Kirby

Achievements: President, Kirby Foundation

Chapter: Tau