Party affiliation: Republican
Admitted to Illinois bar, and practicing attorney, 1909-1920. Assistant to manager of Paine, Webber & Company, 1920-1923, partner in firm, 1928-1938. Assistant to O. P. and M. J. Van Sweringen, railway operators, 1923-1927.
Chairman of the Board C.&E.I. R.R., 1933-1942. Honorary Chairman of the Board Steere Tank Lines, Republican Insurance Company, Allied Finance Company.
Born April 7, 1884