Party affiliation: Republican
Teacher, Elkton (South Dakota) Public School, 1938-1941. With superintendents office Swift & Company, Watertown, South Dakota, 1941-1945. Director Pugsly Union, South Dakota State University, Brookings, 1945-1946, director housing and bookstore, 1946-1965, director Student Association Bookstore, since 1946.
Teacher, consultant bookstore management Oberlin College, California State University, University Utah, Stanford University. Speaker professional meetings. District camping chairman Boy Scouts American.
State chairman This is the Life, Lutheran Laymen Men's Club.