Party affiliation: Republican
Clerk in Office of Riddle & Fisher, grain merchants, Baltimore, 1879-1881. Runner, with 1st National Bank, 1881-1883. With Farmers & Merchants National Bank, 1883-1893.
Cashier Equitable National Bank, 1893-1900, and of its successor, 1st National Bank, 1900-1910. President 1st National Bank, 1910-1916. Vice president Merchants-Mechanics National Bank, 1916-1921, Merchants National Bank, since 1921.
Director Federal Reserve Bank, Richmond, 1916-1918. President Motoramp Garages Maryland, Inc. Treasurer J. E. Smith Company.
Director member Executive Committee United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company, Maryland. Trust Company, Woodlawn Cemetery Company. Director 1st National Bank (Onancock, Virginia), Baltimore branch Federal Reserve Bank.
Chairman Board of Finance Commissioners City of Baltimore. Chairman of the executive committee Baltimore Clearing House. Military aide to Governor Lloyd Lowndes, rank of colonel, 1896-1900.