Party affiliation: Republican
Service inspector Great Western Power Company, 1912-1918, general sales manager, 1918-1922, general manager, since 1922, vice president, since 1923. Vice president Western Power Corporation, 1926, North American Company, 1927-1935. President, director, member Executive Committee Pacific Gas & Electric Company, San Francisco, 1935-1955, Chairman of the Board, director, member Executive Committee, since 1955.
Chairman, director Pacific Gas Transmission Company, Alberta Natural Gas Company, Alberta & Southern Gas Company. Director, member Executive Committee Shell Oil Corporation, Southern Pacific Company, Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company, member advising committee to board Chemical Bank New York Trust Company. Director Equitable Life Assurance Society, Del Monte Properties Company, Federal Maritime Commission Corporation Director emeritus Stanford Research Institute.
Director New York World’s Fair 1964-1965 Corporation.
Born March 6, 1890