Student, University Minnesota, 1938. Graduate, American Institute of Banking, Los Angeles, 1948. Graduate, Pacific Coast Banking School, Seattle, 1953.
Vice president Bank of America, Los Angeles, 1938-1979. Finance consultant Congressional Christian Churches, National Association, Oak Creek, Wisconsin, 1979-1989.
Chairman of Civil Service Commission, Huntington Park, California, since 1966. Board directors of Southeast Young Men’s Christian Association, Huntington Park, since 1981. Board directors, treasurer Salvation Army, Huntington Park, since 1989.
With United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO. Member of Kiwanis (president Huntington Park club 1958, lieutenant governor California, Nevada, Hawaii 1982-1983, 5 awards).
Married Elsie M. Jorgensen, July 17, 1940. Children: Diane, Joan, James.