Admitted to Missouri bar, 1936. Practiced law, Columbia, 1936-1945. City attorney, 1936-1945.
General attorney, then general counsel Missouri Farmers Association, 1943-1957. General counsel, then general counsel Vice-President Master of Fine Arts Mutual Insurance Company Group, Columbia, 1946-1964, president, 1964-1979. Past chairman local United Fund, American Red Cross.
Member Missouri Highway Commission, 1954-1963. Member finance committee Rock Bridge State Park. Named Man of Year, Federation Insurance Counsel, 1975, Business Man of Year, Alpha Kappa Psi, 1968.
Recipient Missouri Good Roads award, 1965. Missouri Law Citation of Merit, U. Missouri, 1971. Distinguished Service award Missouri Farmers Association, 1976, U. Missouri Alumni Society, 1976.
Born October 20, 1912