Party affiliation: Republican
Began in employ of Ballard & Ballard Company, flour millers, advancing to secretary. Then with Louisville National Bank & Trust Company, advancing to president. President Louisville Trust corporation since February 1, 1929.
Vice president Banco-Kentucky Сompany. Vice president Louisville Bedding Company. Director Kentucky Oxygen Company, Brandeis Machinery Company, Brinly-Hardy Company, The Helium Company, The Girdler Corporation, J.V. Pilcher Manufacturing Company.