Theta Chi Alumni From Around the Country and Around the World

A sampling of famous and notable Theta Chi alumni from chapters across the country:


Armed Forces

  • Capt. James M. Burt- Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
  • Col. Charles R. Greening- B-25 pilot during Doolittle Raid of 1942
  • Gen. John M. Shalikashvili- Fmr. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Arts and Entertainment

  • Rob Corddry- actor, comedian
  • Steven Spielberg- writer, director, producer
  • Evan Wecksell- comedian
  • Mike “The Miz” Mizanin- professional wrestler


  • William K. Howell- former president, Miller Brewing Co.
  • Anton “Tony” Hullman- owner, Indianapolis Motor Speedway
  • Lee Iaccoca- former CEO, Chrysler Corp.; former president, Ford Motor Co.

Science and Research

  • Dr. Owen Chamberlain- 1959 Nobel Physics Prize winner
  • Dr. Edward G. Gibson- former NASA astronaut, Skylab researcher
  • Dr. Fred Spiess- former director, Scripps Institution of Oceanography


  • Dr. J. Broward Culpepper- former Chancellor, State University System of Florida
  • Dr. Melvin D. George- former interim president, University of Missouri System; former president, St. Olaf College
  • Richard A. Thigpen- former president, University of Alabama

Politics and Government

  • Rep. Dennis A. Cardoza- D-CA
  • Carl T. Curtis- former representative and senator
  • Robert A. Weygand- former U.S. representative

Journalism and Broadcasting

  • Mike Greenberg- ESPN SportsCenter host; co-host, Mike and Mike in the Morning
  • Harry Reasoner- founder and anchor, 60 Minutes
  • Bob Woodruff- reporter; former anchor, ABC News


  • Manny A. Diaz- University of Texas defensive coordinator
  • Mark Murphy- CEO, Green Bay Packers
  • Al Saunders- Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator

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