Party affiliation: Republican
With Spink Company Bank, Redfield, South Dakot, 1884-1889. Secretary Lincoln Coal Company, Dawes Business Block Company, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1890-1898. Cashier Chicago Postoffice, 1898-1902.
Cashier Central Trust Company of Illinois, 1902-1919, vice president, 1911-1931. President North Side State Savings Bank, 1909-1920. Vice president Mechanics & Traders State Bank, 1912-1922.
Director Market Traders State Bank, 1923-1925. Director Addresso-graph-Multigraph Corporation, 1926-1946. President Mississippi Valley Association, 1928-1931.
President Chicago Regional Port Commission, 1930. President Central Illinois Securities Corporation, 1932-1935, chairman of board, 1935-1939, president, 1939-1945. Chairman of the board since 1946.
Trustee Ripon College since 1907, Chairman of the Board, 1937-1948.
Born October 5, 1862