Party affiliation: Democrat
Rural school teacher near Baker, Florida, 1922-1926. Teacher of social studies Henry B. Plant Senior High School, Tampa, 1929-1940. Associate professor and coordinator Sloan project in applied economics University of Florida, 1940-1943, professor of education, since 1945, head department of secondary education, since 1956.
Visiting member of faculty, summer session Columbia, 1946. Entered active duty United States Navy Reserve, 1943, served as commanding officer Navy V 12 Unit, University Miami, 1943-1944. Instructor training officer, standards and curriculum division Bureau Naval Personnel, Washington, 1945.
To inactive status 1945. Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, since 1946. Commanding officer Reserve Research Company 6-4, 1957-1959.
Member of faculty, summer session Columbia, 1946. Entered active duty United States Navy Reserve, 1943, served as commanding officer Navy V 12 Unit, University Miami, 1943-1944. Member Association for Higher Education, American Education Research Association, American Association Junior College, Society Advancement of Education, Florida Education Association, Florida Classroom Teachers Association (president 1937-1938, 1938-1939), Florida West Coast Education Association (president 1936-1937), Hillsborough Company Teachers Association (president 1934-1936), National Education Association, Phi Delta Kappa, Theta Chi.
Born February 22, 1906