Reporter with Washington Times, 1916-1917. With Washington Post, 1917, as reporter, until 1925, city editor, 1925-1930, assistant managing editor, 1930, managing editor, 1931, 32. Washington representative National Economy League, 1933.
Assistant director public relations, Public Works Administration, 1933. Assistant director information, unites states department of the Interior, 1937-1939. Director of information, Public Works Administration, 1939-1940.
Specialist, Federal Works Agency, 1941, assistant director of information, 1942-1944, director of information, 1944-1945.