Student, public schools.
President, Butler-Welsh Grain Company, Omaha, from 1932. Board directors Omaha National Bank, Mutual of Omaha, Union Stock Yards, Omaha, Allied Mills Inc., Chicago.
President Omaha Grain Exchange, 1939l chairman, president Commission on Increased Industrial Use of Agricultural Products, 1956-1957. Board directors Salvation Army, Child Savings Institute, Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, Midwest Research Institute, Kansas City. Board regents University Nebraska With United States Army, 1917-1918.
Member National Grain and Feed Dealers Association (past president), National Aero Association (director), Omaha Country Club, Omaha Club, Omaha Athletic Club, Rotary (Omaha). Capitol Hill Club (Washington). Union League Club (Chicago).
Married Helen Smith, December 25, 1912. 1 son, James LeRoy.