Party affiliation: Republican
Clerk in postoffice, advancing to assistant postmaster, Ripon, 1890-1899. Bookkeeper German National Bank, Ripon, 1899-1901, assistant cashier, 1901-1902, cashier, 1902-1915. Cashier American National Bank, 1915-1922, president, 1922-1930.
President First National Bank (consolidation of First and American nat. banks) since March 19, 1930. Director Universal Motor Company, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Oshkosh Overall Company, Ripon Knitting Works. City comptroller, Ripon, 1904-1916.
President Wisconsin Bankers Association, 1945-1946. Trustee Ripon College since 1908, secretary of board, 1922-1938, treasurer since 1938.