Party affiliation: Republican
With Humboldt Commercial Company, wholesale grocers, Eureka, California, 1903-1914. Member Highway Commission, California, 1914-1918. Superintendent Bank of California, 1918-1921.
Executive vice president, First National Bank of Los Angeles, and Los Angeles Trust and Savings Bank, 1921-1925. President Pacific Southwest Savings Bank, and executive vice president Los Angeles First National Bank, 1925-1929. President Occidental Gas Securities Company, 1931-1938.
Director California Seaboard Corporation, from 1935. Vice president District Bond Company, Deposited Bonds & Shares Corporation President Oakwood Memorial Park.