Assistant National bank examiner United States Treasury Department, 1932-1936, nat. bank examiner, 1936-1940. Vice-president, director Nicodemus National Bank, Hagerstown, Maryland., 1941-1947. President, Chairman of the Board County Trust Company Maryland, Baltimore, 1947-1951, executive vice-president, director American Trust Company, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1951-1954, president, director, 1954-1957, name changed to American Commercial Bank, president, director, 1957-1960.
President, director North Carolina National Bank, 1960-1967, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1973. Chairman of the Board North Carolina National Bank Corporation, 1968-1973, also director, chairman finance commission. Director Duke Power Company, Engraph, Inc., Ruddick Corporation Board of directors Mercy Hospital.
Chairman of the board of trustees, U. North Carolina-Charlotte. Chairman board directors U. North Carolina-Charlotte Foundation.