Party affiliation: Republican
Began as messenger Waukesha National Bank, 1880, successively bookkeeper, teller, assistant cashier until 1906, cashier, 1906-1915, vice president, 1915-1919, president, 1919-1938, chairman of board since January 11, 1938. Director and member Executive Committee Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Director, treasurer Waukesha Motor Company, Hein-Werner Motor Parts Corporation, Company chairman Liberty Loan drives, Waukesha County, World War.
Mayor of Waukesha, 1914-1919. President Board of Education, Waukesha, 1921-1936.
Born November 25, 1862