Greek Political Leaders

Fraternities and sororities teach leadership and service, two tenants key to civic engagement, so it should come as no surprise that members are involved in political service at its highest levels.

U.S. Presidents Through History

There are a significant number of fraternity men who have served as President of the United States of America. The following denotes members of social fraternities who have served as President. At this date, 44% of U.S. Presidents have held fraternity membership.

NameGreek Organization
Rutherford B. Hayes Delta Kappa Epsilon**
James Garfield Delta Upsilon
Chester A. ArthurPsi Upsilon
Grover ClevelandSigma Chi* 
Benjamin HarrisonPhi Delta Theta & Delta Chi
William McKinleySigma Alpha Epsilon
Theodore Roosevelt Delta Kappa Epsilon & Alpha Delta Phi 
William Howard Taft Psi Upsilon
Woodrow Wilson Phi Kappa Psi
Calvin Coolidge Phi Gamma Delta
Franklin D. Roosevelt Alpha Delta Phi**
Harry S. TrumanLambda Chi Alpha & Alpha Delta Gamma**
Dwight D. EisenhowerTau Epsilon Phi
John F. Kennedy Phi Kappa Theta
Gerald Ford Delta Kappa Epsilon
Ronald Reagan Tau Kappa Epsilon
George H. W. Bush Delta Kappa Epsilon
Bill ClintonPhi Beta Sigma**
George W. BushDelta Kappa Epsilon
* initiated as an alumnus , ** honorary member

 

U.S. Vice Presidents through History

NameGreek Organization
Schuyler ColfaxBeta Theta Pi**
Chester A. ArthurPsi Upsilon
Adlai Stevenson IPhi Delta Theta
Garret HobartDelta Phi
Theodore RooseveltDelta Kappa Epsilon & Alpha Delta Phi 
Charles W. FairbanksPhi Gamma Delta
James Schoolcraft ShermanSigma Phi
Thomas Riley MarshallPhi Gamma Delta
Calvin CoolidgePhi Gamma Delta
Charles G. DawesDelta Upsilon
John Nance GarnerPi Kappa Alpha
Henry Agard WallaceDelta Tau Delta
Harry S. TrumanLambda Chi Alpha & Alpha Delta Gamma**
Alben W. BarkleyDelta Tau Delta
Hubert HumphreyPhi Delta Chi & Alpha Phi Alpha**
Gerald FordDelta Kappa Epsilon
Nelson RockefellerPsi Upsilon
George H. W. BushDelta Kappa Epsilon
Dan QuayleDelta Kappa Epsilon
* initiated as an alumnus , ** honorary member

 

U.S. First Ladies through History

NameGreek Organization
Lucy B. HayesKappa Kappa Gamma**
Grace Goodhue CoolidgePi Beta Phi
Lou Henry HooverKappa Kappa Gamma
Barbara Pierce BushPi Beta Phi*
Laura Welch BushKappa Alpha Theta
Eleanor RooseveltAlpha Kappa Alpha**
* initiated as an alumnus , ** honorary member

 

Current U.S. Congress

House/SenateNameStateGreek Organization
House of RepresentativesRobert AderholtALKappa Alpha Order
SenateLamar AlexanderTNSigma Chi
SenateKelly AyotteNHDelta Gamma
House of RepresentativesBrian BabinTXPi Kappa Alpha
House of RepresentativesAndy BarrKYSigma Alpha Epsilon
SenateJohn BarrassoWYPhi Kappa Tau
House of RepresentativesKaren BassCADelta Sigma Theta
House of RepresentativesJoyce BeattyOHDelta Sigma Theta
SenateMichael BennetCOBeta Theta Pi
House of RepresentativesMike BishopMISigma Alpha Epsilon
House of RepresentativesSanford BishopGAKappa Alpha Psi
House of RepresentativesMarsha BlackburnTNChi Omega
SenateRoy BluntMOKappa Alpha Order
House of RepresentativesCharlie BoustanyLAKappa Alpha Order
SenateBarbara BoxerCADelta Phi Epsilon
House of RepresentativesKevin BradyTXLambda Chi Alpha
House of RepresentativesMo BrooksALTheta Chi
House of RepresentativesSusan BrooksINAlpha Omicron Pi
House of RepresentativesCorrine BrownFLSigma Gamma Rho
House of RepresentativesVern BuchananFLLocal
SenateRichard BurrNCKappa Sigma
SenateShelley Moore CapitoWVKappa Kappa Gamma
SenateBenjamin CardinMDPi Lambda Phi
SenateTom CarperDEDelta Tau Delta
House of RepresentativesKatherine CastorFLDelta Delta Delta
House of RepresentativesWilliam Lacy ClayMOKappa Alpha Psi
House of RepresentativesEmanuel CleaverMOAlpha Phi Alpha
House of RepresentativesJim ClyburnSCOmega Psi Phi
SenateTom CoburnOKSigma Nu
SenateThad CochranMSPi Kappa Alpha
House of RepresentativesChris CollinsNYSigma Pi
House of RepresentativesJohn ConyersMIKappa Alpha Psi
House of RepresentativesJames CooperTNChi Psi
SenateBob CorkerTNSigma Chi
SenateJohn CornynTXChi Delta Tau
House of RepresentativesJim CostaCASigma Alpha Epsilon
House of RepresentativesAnder CrenshawFLSigma Alpha Epsilon
SenateSteve DainesMTSigma Nu
House of RepresentativesDanny DavisILAlpha Phi Alpha
House of RepresentativesSusan DavisCADelta Phi Epsilon
House of RepresentativesCharles DentPAPhi Kappa Psi
House of RepresentativesRon DeSantisFLDelta Kappa Epsilon
House of RepresentativesLloyd DoggettTXLambda Chi Alpha
House of RepresentativesBob DoldILBeta Theta Pi
House of RepresentativesEliot EngelNYPi Lambda Phi
SenateMichael EnziWYSigma Chi
House of RepresentativesSam FarrCASigma Chi
SenateDeb FischerNEGamma Phi Beta
House of RepresentativesRodney FrelinghuysenNJKappa Alpha Society
House of RepresentativesMarcia FudgeOHDelta Sigma Theta
SenateCory GardnerCOFarmhouse
SenateKristen GillibrandNYKappa Kappa Gamma
House of RepresentativesGwen GrahamFLDelta Delta Delta
SenateLindsey GrahamSCPi Kappa Phi
SenateChuck GrassleyIAAlpha Gamma Rho
House of RepresentativesGarrett GravesLASigma Chi
House of RepresentativesSam GravesMOAlpha Gamma Sigma
House of RepresentativesAl GreenTXAlpha Phi Alpha
House of RepresentativesBrett GuthrieKYPhi Gamma Delta
SenateKay HaganNCChi Omega
House of RepresentativesAlcee HastingsFLKappa Alpha Psi
House of RepresentativesJoe HeckNVBeta Theta Pi
SenateDean HellerNVSigma Nu
House of RepresentativesFrench HillARPhi Kappa Psi
SenateJohn HoevenNDAlpha Chi Alpha
House of RepresentativesSteny HoyerMDSigma Chi
House of RepresentativesRichard HudsonNCKappa Alpha Order
House of RepresentativesRobert HurtVAKappa Sigma
SenateJohnny IsaksonGASigma Alpha Epsilon
House of RepresentativesSheila Jackson-LeeTXAlpha Kappa Alpha
House of RepresentativesSam JohnsonTXDelta Chi
House of RepresentativesHank JohnsonGAOmega Psi Phi
SenateAngus KingMEDelta Upsilon
House of RepresentativesSteven KingIAAlpha Kappa Lambda
House of RepresentativesJohn LewisGAPhi Beta Sigma
House of RepresentativesTed LieuCASigma Alpha Mu
House of RepresentativesBilly LongMODelta Upsilon
House of RepresentativesMichelle Lujan GrishamNMDelta Delta Delta
SenateClaire McCaskillMOKappa Alpha Theta
SenateMitch McConnellKYPhi Kappa Tau
House of RepresentativesDavid McKinleyWVBeta Theta Pi
House of RepresentativesMark MeadowsNCSigma Chi
House of RepresentativesPat MeehanPABeta Theta Pi
SenateRobert MenendezNJLambda Theta Phi
House of RepresentativesLuke MesserINPhi Delta Theta
House of RepresentativesJohn MicaFLDelta Chi
House of RepresentativesJeferson MillerFLAlpha Gamma Rho
SenateLisa MurkowskiAKPi Beta Phi
House of RepresentativesJerrold NadlerNYAlpha Epsilon Pi
House of RepresentativesRichard NealMATau Kappa Epsilon
SenateBill NelsonFLBeta Theta Pi
House of RepresentativesDan NewhouseWAAlpha Gamma Rho
House of RepresentativesDevin NunesCAAlpha Gamma Rho
House of RepresentativesAlan NunneleeMSPhi Delta Theta
House of RepresentativesSteven PalazzoMSSigma Chi
House of RepresentativesSteve PearceNMFarmhouse
SenateDavid PerdueGADelta Sigma Phi
House of RepresentativesRobert PittengerNCKappa Alpha Order
House of RepresentativesJared PolisCOPhi Gamma Delta
House of RepresentativesCharles RangelNYAlpha Phi Alpha
House of RepresentativesTom ReedNYDelta Sigma Phi
House of RepresentativesJim RenacciOHSigma Nu
SenateJim RischIDPhi Delta Theta
SenatePat RobertsKSPi Kappa Alpha
House of RepresentativesMartha RobyALKappa Kappa Gamma
House of RepresentativesTodd RokitaINSigma Chi
House of RepresentativesTom RooneyFLLambda Chi Alpha
House of RepresentativesDavid RouzerNCPhi Delta Theta
House of RepresentativesBobby RushILIota Phi Theta
House of RepresentativesPaul RyanWIDelta Tau Delta
House of RepresentativesTim RyanOHDelta Tau Delta
House of RepresentativesSteve ScaliseLAAcacia
House of RepresentativesJan SchakowskyILDelta Phi Epsilon
House of RepresentativesBrad SchneiderILSigma Nu
House of RepresentativesKurt SchraderORPhi Gamma Delta
House of RepresentativesAustin ScottGASigma Alpha Epsilon
House of RepresentativesRobert ScottVAAlpha Phi Alpha
House of RepresentativesDavid ScottGAAlpha Phi Alpha
House of RepresentativesPete SessionsTXPi Kappa Alpha
House of RepresentativesTerri SewellALAlpha Kappa Alpha
SenateRichard ShelbyALDelta Chi
House of RepresentativesWilliam ShusterPASigma Chi
House of RepresentativesSteve StiversOHDelta Upsilon
House of RepresentativesEric SwalwellCAAlpha Sigma Phi
House of RepresentativesBennie ThompsonMSKappa Alpha Psi
House of RepresentativesMike TurnerOHDelta Sigma Phi
House of RepresentativesDaniel WebsterFLTau Kappa Epsilon
House of RepresentativesBrad WenstrupOHSigma Alpha Epsilon
House of RepresentativesEd WhitfieldKYDelta Tau Delta
SenateRoger WickerMSSigma Nu
House of RepresentativesRoger WilliamsTXSigma Chi
House of RepresentativesFrederica WilsonFLAlpha Kappa Alpha
House of RepresentativesJoe WilsonSCSigma Nu
House of RepresentativesRob WittmanVADelta Tau Delta
House of RepresentativesSteve WomackARKappa Alpha Order
House of RepresentativesKevin YoderKSLambda Chi Alpha