Party affiliation: Republican
Began in employ of America Bridge Company, of New York, Brooklyn offices, 1906. Instructor in сivil engineering, University of Maine, 1907-1908, University of Illinois, 1908-1909. Research fellow, University of Illinois Engineer Experiment Station, 1909-1911.
Chief engineer Leonard Construction Company, at Chicago, 1911-1912. Consulting civil engineer since 1912. Formerly president Tait & Lord, Inc., structural building designers.
Became president Lord & Hollinger, Inc., 1925. Chief engineer Cook County Civil Works Administration, November 1933-March 1934. State administrator Work and Rehabilitation Division, Illinois Emergency Relief Commission, April 1934-July 1935.
Assistant state administrator Works Progress Administration for Illinois, 1935-1940. Assistant to director Board Yards and Docks, United States Navy, 1940-1945. Retired, October 1945.
Captain engineers, United States Army, August 1917-July 1918, major July 1918-May 1919.