Party affiliation: Republican
With merchandising and cataloging departments Montgomery Ward & Company, 1912-1916. Indoctrination with Department Commerce, Washington, then assigned as assistant commercial attache American Embassy, Petrograd, Russia, 1916-1917, assistant military attache, also representative in N Russia for Hoover Relief Organisation for Eastern Europe and American Red Cross, 1917-1919. With several Chicago banks in various capacities from examiner to president, 1920-1932 assistant manager, later manager Chicago loan agency R.F.C., 1933-1945.
President Cosmopolitan National Bank Chicago, 1945-1951. since 1952. Deputy administrator R.F.C., Washington 1951. Director C. E. Niehoff & Company, Avondale Savings & Loan Association.