Juris Doctor, Southwestern University, 1934. Doctor of Laws, Southwestern University, 1974. Graduate, Pacific Coast School Banking, 1950.
With, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1931-1974;
trust counsel, general attorney, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1931-1943;
assistant cashier, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1943-1945;
assistant vice president, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1945-1953;
regional vice president, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1953-1963;
vice president charge Southern California department Business Development Division, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1960-1963;
regional vice president Wilshire Center regional head office, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1963-1967;
regional vice president, general manager headquarters banking office, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1967-1969;
executive director public affairs, Union Bank, Los Angeles, 1969-1974. Past director, member Executive Committee Harbor Insurance Company. Director secretary, former president Third Laguna Hills Mutual.
Executive director Friends of Cultural Center, Inc., Palm Desert, California, 1974-1979.
Member advising committee Young Women’s Christian Association, 1955-1960. Member investment committee Young Men’s Christian Association, 1951-1974. Past president of the board commissioner Department Water and Power.
Director Metropolitan Water District Southern California, 1962-1967. President Community television Southern California, 1967-1972. Member National Advisory Committee Oceans and Atmosphere, 1972-1976.
President, director Golden Rain Foundation Laguna Hills. Chairman Airport Advisory Associates, 1964-1974. President advisory council Liberty Park.
President William H. Parker Memorial Scholarship Found, 1966-1974. Member-at-large Los Angeles council Boy Scouts American, 1950-1974. Board of directors American Red Cross, 1951-1964, 66-68, Executive Committee, 1956-1964.
Treasurer; board directors Braille Institute, 1960-1975, Veterans Service Center, 1950-1960. Board directors, past president United Service Organizations, 1964-1966. Trustee Resthaven Sanitarium, 1956-1958.
Trustee, chairman of the executive committee Southwestern U., president, Chairman of the Board, 1974-1980. Board directors Saddleback Community Hospital Foundation, 1980-1983, also board directors hospital, 1981-1983. Chairman, Board Of Directors Aliso Viejo Housing Opportunities Corporation, since 1982.
Member American Bar Association, Los Angeles Bar Association, State Bar California, Beverly Hills Wineand Food Society, Chevaliers du Tastevin (grand officer), Commanderie de Bordeaux, Wine and Food Society Southern California (past Chairman of the Board Governors), Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce (past director, chairman aerospace committee), Founding Friends HarveyMudd College, Ephebian Society, Alpha Phi Gamma. M C.
Married Josephine Ferentzy, November 12, 1958. Children by previous marriage: Karen Maria, John Dietrich.