Party affiliation: Republican
Began as secretary Monarch Paper Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1909, president from 1918. 1st vice president Allied Paper Mills, Kalamazoo, 1921, president and general manager from 1922. Ex-president Michigan Paper Mills Traffic Association, Kalamazoo.
Ex-member and executive president committee American Paper & Pulp Association, New York. Member Executive Committee Book Paper Manufacturers Association (chairman merchants contact committee). Member of national council of National Economic League.