Master of Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1918.
Associate, Post and McCord, steel constructors, New York City, 1919-1941; with construction division, War Production Board, Washington, 1941-1942; executive vice president, American Institute Steel Construction, Inc., New York City, 1942-1962; vice president, Burrell Tripp Corporation, New York City, 1962-1963; vice president, Allmetal Fabricators, Inc., New York City, fromm 1963.
Ensign, naval aviator United States Naval Reserve, 1918-1919. Member University Club, Chi Chi.
Married Elsie Rosalie Morrill, September 2, 1922. Children: Leon Abbett, Priscilla Elsie.