Ordained to ministry Evangelical and Reformed Church, 1921. Pastor, Chicago, 1923-1930, 48-57, Detroit, 1933-1948. Instructor Bible and history Elmhurst College, 1930-1933, president, from 1957.
First vice president Evangelical and Reformed Church, 1953-1956, member general council, 1947 53. Delegate 2d assembly World Council Churches, Evanston, Illinois, 1954. Board of directors Elmhurst Young Men's Christian Association.
Born January 26, 1900