Staff member Wisconsin R.R. Commission (now Public Service Commission), 1911-1918. Joined Harris Trust & Savings Bank, Chicago, 1918, assistant secretary, 1926, secretary, 1926-1936, in charge trust department since 1928, vice president since 1934. President, director Dermott Land & Lumber Company.
Vice-president, director Selma (Arkansas) Timber Company. Director Vapor Heating Corporation, Roth Rubber Company, Ace Foundry Company, Vapor Car Heating Company of Canada, Ltd., Texsteam Corporation President. Director Citizens Association of Chicago.
Trustee Provident Hospital and Training School.