Zygmunt “Zygi” Wilf ’74

Zygi Wilf Head Shot.bmpZygi Wilf is an attorney at the Wilf Law Firm and President of Garden Homes Real Estate Developers based in Short Hills, New Jersey. In 2005, he became the principal owner of the Minnesota Vikings Football Club.

He earned a B.A. in Economics from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1971, and graduated from New York Law School in 1974. In 2009, Zygi was awarded the New York Law School’s President’s Medal. Zygi is a member of the Executive Committee of Albert Einstein College of Medicine and a member of the Board of Trustees of Yeshiva University. He serves on the Center for Real Estate Studies Advisory Board of New York Law School. He is a trustee of the Wilf Family Foundation. Throughout his life, Zygi and his family have consistently focused on philanthropy. He has been a generous supporter of many institutions, across a broad spectrum of heartfelt causes both at home and across the world.

The son of Joseph and Elizabeth Wilf, Zygi emigrated with his parents from Europe to the United States in early 1950s and settled in New Jersey. Zygi and his wife, Audrey, have four children.