Bachelor, Rockhurst College, Kansas City, 1947. Master of Business Administration, University Texas, Austin, 1950.
With Commerce Bank Kansas City, 1950—1980, assistant vice president, 1968—1974, 1974—1980. Director Plaza Bank & Trust Company, Kansas City, since 1972, executive vice president, since 1980. Director Plaza Banchares, Inc., Lea Day Ranch, Texas.
Board directors Friends Art, 1957—1982. President Friends Art-Nelson Gallery, 1965—1967, Friends of Library-U. Missouri, Kansas City, since 1984.
Member Kansas City Municipal Art Commn, 1971—1981. Governor Nelson Gallery Art, 1980, Mary Atkins trustee, 1984. Member of Rockhill Tennis Club, University Club, Kansas City Country Club.
Married Patricia Elizabeth Cleary, July 8, 1961.