Party affiliation: Democrat
Ordained to ministry of the Baptist Church, May 8, 1925. Director youth work, West Virginia Baptist Convention, headquarters, Parkersburg, West Virginia, 1923-1927. Professor religious education, dean of men, Broaddus College, Philippi, W. Virginia, 1927-1929, president Alderson-Broaddus College, 1933-1936, chairman of the executive committee, since 1938, also trustee.
Minister 1st Baptist Church, Fairmont, West Virginia, 1929-1940. Executive secretary, director of promotion, W. Virginia Baptist Convention, Parkersburg, since 1940. Editor The West Virginia Baptist since 1940.
Trustee Storer College, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. Dean of State Boys’ Camping Program since 1930.
Born December 14, 1900