Teacher secondary school Hampton (Virginia) Institute, 1927-1929. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church, 1932. Pastor in Trumansburg, New York, 1935-1943, Ossining, New York, 1943-1958.
Associate professor practical theology Auburn Theological Seminary in association Union Theological Seminary, New York City, 1958-1971, administrative director Auburn program, 1958-1964, secretary-treasurer Auburn Seminary, 1964-1971, director summer courses Union Theological Seminary, 1961-1964. Special assistant to president Eisenhower College, Seneca Falls, New York, 1971-1972. Trustee, Presbytery Westchester (New York), 1946-1955, stated clerk, 1957-1960, moderator, 1954.
Stated clerk Presbytery Hudson River, 1961. Assistant stated clerk Synod New York, 1959-1964, stated clerk, 1964-1974. Trustee Synod of N.E., 1974-1975.
Moderator Presbytery Geneva, 1937. President Tompkins County Ministerial Association, 1937. President Ossining Council Social Agilysys, 1947.
Chaplain Ossining Police Department, 1952-1958. Member Intersem. Commission Training Rural Ministry, president, 1962-1964. Municipal agent for aging, Salisbury, Connecticut, 1973-1983.
Board mgrs. National Temperance Society and Publication House, 1967-1983.
Born June 8, 1906