Robert Charles Witt and Laura Gutierrez-Witt Library Fund for Latin America
The Witt Fund is named after her and her late husband. Robert Charles Witt, born August 24, 1941 in Tyndall, South Dakota, received a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1973. He served as a member of The University’s Department of Finance faculty from 1970 until his death in 1995. At the time of his death he was the Wortham Chaired Professor in Risk Management and Insurance. This story appears courtesy of The University of Texas Libraries.