Party affiliation: Republican
; 1 child, Bon Dirck. Married Evelyn Florence Pearson, July 18, 1936. Children—Theodore, Bruce Douglas.
1 son by previous marriage, Bon Dirck. Sales manager Northfield (Minnesota) Iron Company, 1928. Real estate loan appraiser, 1928-1929.
Publicity manager Redpath Chautauqua Society, 1929. Salesman Procter & Gamble Company, Minneapolis, 1929-1930, Shaw-Walker, Chicago, also Minneapolis, 1931-1935. Copywriter, director public relations, advertising and sales promotion manager Minneapolos-Moline Company, Minneapolis, 1935-1956, director merchandising, 1956.
Vice-president, director merchandising Brown & Bigelow, 1956-1957. Vice-president, director sales Louis F. Dow Company, 1957-1967. Nat. account executive Osborne-Kemper-Thomas, 1967-1968.
District manager Shaw-Barton, 1968-1969. Director Grussing & Associates, Inc., Costa Mesa, California, 1968-1977. Republican candidate 7th Congressional District Minnesota, 1928.
Board of directors Villa Pacific Community Association.