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.

Donald J. Peters

Achievements: Author, "A Contrarian Strategy for Growth Stock Investing: Theoretical Foundations and Empirical Evidence"

Chapter: Beta Tau

Douglas P. Donaldson

Term: Phi Alpha from 1993-1995

Chapter: Theta, 1972

Douglas R. Hartman

Achievements: Author, "Nebraska’s Miitia: The History of The Army and National Guard, 1854-1991"

Chapter: Omicron

Dr. Alexander C. Sinclair

Achievements: Author, "Life & War Poems"

Chapter: Pi Epsilon

Dr Alfred Kinsey

Dr. Alfred Kinsey

Achievements: Founder, Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender and Reproduction

Chapter: Lambda

Dr Benjamin M Spock

Dr. Benjamin M. Spock

Achievements: Author, "The Common Sense Book on Baby and Child Care"; US Olympian

Chapter: Eta

Dr Howard Dean

Dr. Howard Dean

Achievements: Former Governor - Vermont; Chairman, Democratic National Committee

Chapter: Eta

Dr John Bardeen

Dr. John Bardeen

Achievements: Two-Time Nobel Prize Winner In Physics

Chapter: Lambda Psi

Dr John McCrae

Dr. John McCrae

Achievements: Author, "In Flanders Fields"

Chapter: Theta Xi

Dr Julius Stratton

Dr. Julius Stratton

Achievements: President Emeritus MIT; Former Chairman, Ford Foundation

Chapter: Phi Lambda

Dr Milt McColl

Dr. Milt McColl

Achievements: CEO, Gauss Surgical; Retired NFL Player

Chapter: Mu

Dr. Peter A. Singer OC

Achievements: Author, "The Grandest Challenge: Taking Life-Saving Science from Lab to Village"

Chapter: Theta Xi

Dr. Richards P. Lyon

Achievements: Author, "A Process Mind"

Chapter: Mu

Dr Ricky Gregg

Dr. Ricky Gregg

Achievements: Pioneer of Big Wave Surfing; Professor Emeritus of Oceanography at University of Hawaii

Chapter: Mu

Duane “D.O.” Gibson

Achievements: Author, "Stay Driven"

Chapter: Theta Xi

E Pierce Marshal Jr

E. Pierce Marshall, Jr.

Achievements: CEO and President, Elevage Capital Management LLC

Chapter: Beta Tau

Edison W. Dick

Term: Phi Alpha from 1976–1978

Chapter: Eta, 1959

Edmund J. Bristol

Term: Phi Alpha from 1895–1896

Chapter: Theta Xi, 1983

Edward C. Mitchell

Term: Phi Alpha from 1879–1880

Chapter: Sigma, 1855

Ellis Ames Ballard

Term: Phi Alpha from 1919–1920

Chapter: Sigma, 1881

Ellsworth Bunker

Ellsworth Bunker

Achievements: Former US Ambassador (OAS, Argentina, Italy, India, Nepal, and South Vietnam)

Chapter: Eta

Eric Wente

Eric Wente

Achievements: Chairman, Wente Bros. Winery

Chapter: Mu

Photo of Ernest Hawkins.

Ernest H. Hawkins

Term: Phi Alpha from 1934-1935

Chapter: Gamma, 1907

Erskine Bowles

Erskine Bowles

Achievements: Former White House Chief of Staff; Former President, University of North Carolina system

Chapter: Upsilon

F. Leroy Satterlee

Term: Phi Alpha from 1896–1897

Chapter: Phi, 1865

F. Robert Kalthoff

Achievements: Author, "F. Robert’s World"

Chapter: Alpha Epsilon

Father John Denning

Father John Denning

Achievements: C.S.C, President of Stonehill College

Chapter: Beta Tau

Follett W. Bull

Term: Phi Alpha from 1923–1924

Chapter: Xi, 1891

Francis Lawton

Term: Phi Alpha from 1891–1892

Chapter: Epsilon, 1869

Francis S. Keese

Term: Phi Alpha from 1897–1898

Chapter: Delta, 1862