Party affiliation: Republican
Entered employ of First National Bank, Stillwater, Minnesota, May 19, 1879. Elected cashier Capital Bank, St. Paul, Minnesota, January 1891. Became cashier Merchants National Bank, St. Paul, February 1, 1897, vice president January 1905, chairman November 27, since 1912.
Chairman First National Bank of St. Paul, since 1929, and First Trust Сompany. Vice president First National Bank (Cloquet, Minnesota). Director Consolidated Elevator Company (Duluth), St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Company, First National Bank of Minneapolis, Archer-Daniels Midland Company, C.G.W. Railway.
Born July 18, 1861