Party affiliation: Republican
Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1928, Doctor of Humane Letters, 1954. Doctor of Humane Letters, Boston University, 1959. Bachelor of Medicine A. with high distinction, Harvard, 1930, Distinguished Service Cross, 1933.
Doctor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1957. Doctor of Laws, University Western Ontario, 1957. Distinguished Service Cross, Laval U., 1959.
Research assistant Harvard Business School, 1931-1933. Employed by C. W. Young & Company. New York City, 1933-1935.
Assistant professor marketing Harvard, 1935-1938, associate professor, 1938-1944, professor, 1944-1955, George Fisher Baker professor administration, 1955-1962, associate dean 1946-1955, dean faculty business administration, 1955-1962. Now treasurer Amherst College. Director Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation, Cambridge Trust Company, Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States Cons. varied duties including plans and legislation for termination war production contracts, under Donald W. Nelson and deputy director procurement policy div.
War Production Board, 1941-1943, consultant, Senate Military Affairs Committee, 1944. Trustee Putnam Growth Fund, George Putnam Fund. Member board visitors Air U., United States Air Force, 1952-1954.
Board advisers Industrial College Armed Forces. President American Association Collegiate Schools Business, 1956-1957. President Harvard Cooperative Society.
Born February 26, 1906