Party affiliation: Democrat
Went from New York to New Orleans, Louisiana, 1906, as manager Columbia Shade Cloth Company. Gave up commercial business for social work, 1911. Was director Charity Organisation Society of New Orleans 17 years, executive secretary 14 years.
Formerly director, later secretary Legal Aid Society. President Southern Unitarian Conference 5 years. Now secretary Prison Reform Association of Louisiana.
Vice chairman Louisiana State Board of Charities and Corrections. Director American Prison Association, Orleans Anti-Tuberculosis League.