Party affiliation: Republican
Entered fire insurance business, New York City, 1871. Removed to Denver, Colorado, 1889. President Western Steam Laundry Company.
Mayor of Denver, 1918-1919. Was general manager Denver Municipal Water Works. Chairman Denver Compliance Board.
Secretary The Community Chest. Vice president. and secretary Denver Chamber of Commerce (elected honorary member). Vice president Federated Charities of Denver.
Secretary and manager Denver Convention League. President Denver Tourist Bureau.