Party affiliation: Democrat
1 child, Margaret Elizabeth Cordray. Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1931. Master of Arts, University Tulsa, 1955.
Postgraduate, Oklahoma State University, 1930-1931, 32, Corpus Christi College, Oxford (England) University, 1945, University Tulsa, 1948-1955. Traffic clerk Stanolind Pipe Line Company (later Service Pipe Line Company, now Amoco Pipe Line Company), 1935-1942, aviation coordinator, 1947-1957, supervisor training specialist, 1957-1965. Staff development consultant, teacher human relations and supervision Oklahoma State Technology, Okmulgee, 1965-1966.
Management and training consultant Public Service Company Oklahoma, Tulsa, 1966-1972. Owner Organization and Management Development Services, Tulsa, 1972-1984. Instructor evening divisions University Tulsa, Oklahoma State University, Tulsa Junior College, 1962-1983.