Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Princeton, 1952.
Assistant secretary, Wilmington Trust Company, 1956-1961; with, Laird, Bissell & Meeds, Inc., Wilmington, 1961-1973; partner, vice president, Laird, Bissell & Meeds, Inc., 1965-1969; executive vice president, Laird, Bissell & Meeds, Inc., 1969-1970; president, Laird, Bissell & Meeds, Inc., 1970-1973; senior vice president, Dean Witter Reynolds Inc., Wilmington, since 1973.
President Active Young Republicans, New Castle County, 1958, Tower Hill School Home and School Association. Board directors Child Guidance Center, Opportunity Center, Childrens Home. Trustee Wilmington Friends School Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1952-1956.
Member of Wilmington (Wilmington), Vicmead Hunt (Wilmington). Cap and Gown (Princeton, New Jersey).
Married Lydia Richards, June 3, 1953. Children– Margaret Selfridge, Amy Richards, David Creighton.