Gregg F. Witt, Iota (University of Denver) 1977, past president and director of Zeta Beta Tau National Housing and a long-time volunteer for ZBT, was named the Edwin N. Sommer Award recipient for 2022.
Brother Witt is a former vice president and director of the Zeta Beta Tau Foundation and current president of the Rho Chapter House Corporation at University of Illinois. He is a Principal with the global real estate services firm, Cresa Global, Inc., specializing in the representation of tenants seeking office space. He resides in Deerfield, Illinois, with his wife Bruni.
Watch: Brother Witt’s acceptance remarks
Presented from time to time to a ZBT alumnus for “Selfless Dedication to the Ideals of Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity.” Named in honor of Brother Edwin N. Sommer, a 1934 alumnus of the Alpha Theta Chapter at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, who served as Vice President of the Fraternity during the World War II era, shepherding the safety of Fraternity assets during a turbulent time. Brother Witt’s honor was celebrated at 2022 International Convention in Las Vegas.