Party affiliation: Republican
Bar, 1914; associate Rounds, Hatch, Dillingham & Debevoise, New York City, 1912-1913. Staff attorney general Minnesota, 1914-1916. Private practice, St. Paul, 1916-1918.
Officer First Trust Company of St. Paul (formerly Northwestern Trust Company), 1918-1951. Retired as president, 1951. Special associate firm Morgan, Raudenbush, Morgan, Oehler & Davis, St. Paul, since 1951.
Faculty Graduate School Banking, Rutgers University, 1942-1954. Instructor St. Paul College Law, 1928-1931. Director First Trust Company, Minnesota Tribune, Canmore Mines, Ltd., Rundle Mountain Trading Company Chairman National Committee on Community Foundation, St. Paul Community Chest, 1939-1940.
President St. Paul Young Men’s Christian Association, 1927-1931, Children’s Hospital, 1947-1949, St. Paul Rehabilitation Center, 1951-1956. Chairman of the board of trustees Carleton College, since 1955. Director St. Paul Foundation, Tozer Foundation, Gilfillan Foundation.