Party affiliation: Republican
Attorney General, State of Washington, 1916-1919, member Public Service Comm., 1919-1924. Private law practice, 1924-1938. President California Oregon Power Company, Medford, Oregon, 1938-1941.
President San Diego Gas & Electric Company, 1941-1946, Chairman of the Board, 1946-1949, retired President San Diego City and Company War Chest, 1942, San Diego Chamber of Commerce, 1943-1944, Pacific Coast Elec. Association, 1944-1945.