Party affiliation: Democrat
Railway mail clerk Nashville and Atlanta Railway post office, 1909-1915. Post office inspector, St. Louis and Chicago, 1915-1933. Deputy 3d assistant postmaster general, 1933-1949.
Appointed postmaster, Washington, 1949-1958. Legislative representative National Association Postmasters, from 1958. President post office department Mutual Benefit Association (insurance.).
Honorary member American Air Mail Society. Member Omicron Delta Kappa.