Registered architect, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina., Georgia, Florida, Delaware, Maryland., Michigan Assistant naval architect Norfolk Navy Yard, also mechanic division, Panama Canal, 1940-1942. Chairman Oliver, Smith & Cooke (architects), Norfolk and Virginia Beach, Virginia, from 1950. Vice president M.M.M. Design Group.
Partner Oliver, Smith, Cooke & Lindner (architects), Richmond. Important works include Medium Security Instn, Brunswick County, Virginia, Southeastern Training Center for Mentally Retarded, Chesapeake, Virginia, Church Good Shepherd, Norfolk. Chairman historic review board City of Virginia Beach, from 1968, Virginia Beach City Planning Committee, 1954-1958.
Past president Virginia Beach Research and Advisory Council.