Party affiliation: Democrat
Ordained to ministry United Church of Christ, 1946. Missionary United Church Board World Ministries, New York City, since 1946. Executive secretary United Church Christ in Japan, Tokyo, since 1975.
Trustee, councillor Tsurukawa Rural Institute, Tokyo, since 1957, Japan International Christian University, Tokyo, since 1965, Kobe College, Nishinomiya, 1965-1973, since 1975. Trustee Keiwa High School, Niigata, since 1968, Obirin Gakuen, Tokyo, since 1972, Matsuyama Jonan High School, Matsuyama, Japan, since 1972, Asia Rural Inst, since 1977, Audio Visual Aid Commission National Christian Council, Tokyo, since 1963, Christian Literature Society, Tokyo, since 1964. Councillor Japan Church World Service, since 1984.