Student, Yale University, 1940. Student, University Oklahoma, 1941.
Vice president National Bank Commerce, Pawhuska, 1946—1952, executive vice president, 1952—1955, president, chief executive officer, 1955—1983, chairman board, chief executive officer, since 1983, director, Barnsdall State Bank, Oklahoma. Partner M K & K Cattle Company Pawhuska, since 1948. Chairman board Northeast Oklahoma Unit American Red Cross, 1951—1953.
Trustee Pawhuska Education Trust. Major United States Army, 1941-1946, maj United States Army, 1950-1951.
Member of Pawhuska Chamber of Commerce (president 1950-1951), Osage County Cattlemen's Association 1965-1966, PTO, Pawhuska Golf & Country, Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Married Bette Kilpatrick Kennedy, October 10, 1942. Children: Claire Elizabeth, Mary Blake, Laura Annual.