Party affiliation: Republican
Cashier, agent, supervisor Nebraska general agency John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Omaha, 1937-1940. Assistant secretary Capitol Life Insurance Company of Denver 1944-1945, assistant secretary, assistant treasurer, 1945-1947. Senior management consultant Life Insurance Agency Management Association, Hartford, Connecticut, 1947, assistant director charge company consultations, 1948, associate director company relations div., 1949-1953, assistant to managing director, 1954-1956, director institutional relations, 1956, managing director, 1956-1958.
President General American Life Insurance Company, St. Louis. 1958-1969, chief exec, officer, 1965-1973, Chairman of the Board, 1969-1974, chairman of the executive committee, 1973-1974, also director. Chairman of the Board, federal research agent Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, 8th Federal Reserve District, 1966-1974.
Director Anheuser-Busch, Inc., Alton Box Board Company, McDonnell-Douglas Corporation Vice president, member Executive Board St. Louis area council Boy Scouts American. President Civic Progress, Inc., 1967-1969. Metropolitan chairman National Alliance of Businessmen, 1968.
Born January 23, 1910