Assistant city attorney City of Kelso, Washington, 1956—1965, city attorney, 1965—1969. Judge Cowlitz County District Court, Kelso, from 1969. Municipal court judge, Kalama, Woodland, from 1971.
Commissioner Cowlitz County Superior Court, from 1969. Served with United States Army, 1948-1950.
Member of American Bar Association, Kelso American Legion, Ducks Unlimited, American Judicature Society, Washington District & Municipal Court Judges Association (1st chairman Cowlitz County Justice Court Districting committee), American Judges Association (board governors since 1982), Washington State Bar Association, Amvets Lodge, Sons of Norway Lodge, Moose Lodge, Elks Lodge, Eagles Lodge, Kiwanis Lodge (president 1983-1985).
Born February 20, 1929