Party affiliation: Republican
Principal public schools Lainsbury, Michigan, 1901-1902. Practice law, Saginaw, Michigan, 1907. General counsel and director United States Health & Accident Insurance Company, 1907-1914.
1st vice-president, director Mass Bonding & Insurance Company, Boston, 1914-1918. Vice president F.W. & F. Carlisle Company, Saginaw, 1919-1920. Vice-president, director 2d National Bank, Saginaw, 1921-1928, president, 1929-1957, Chairman of the Board, 1957-1965, honorary chairman, 1965-1975.
Director Michigan Bell Telephone Сompany Board of directors Saginaw Community Chest.