Reporter Pontiac Daily Press, 1936-1937. Appointed foreign service officer, July 2, 1937. Vice consul Mexico City, 1937-1938, 3d secretary (later 2d secretary), Dublin, 1943-1945, 2d secretary Bogota, Columbia, 1945-1947.
Attached to Office of the Secretary, Department of State, 1939-1943. Attached to Division Foreign Service Planning, Department of State, 1947-1949, assistant to director executive secretariat, 1949-1950, special assistant deputy under-secretary, 1950-1951. Counselor of embassy, Bangkok, 1951, Lisbon, 1954.
Deputy director of personnel, Department of State, 1956. Deputy assistant secretary for personnel, 1958-1961. Ambassador Nicaragua, 1961-1967.
Born April 15, 1913