AB, Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1933. Bachelor's Degree, Drew University, 1937. Master of Sacred Theology, Union Theological Seminary, New York City, 1938.
Pastor, Methodist Episcopal Church, Rock Springs, Wyoming, 1938-1942;
pastor, Methodist Church, Shelby, Montana, 1942-1948;
pastor, Mountain View Methodist Church, Butte, Montana, 1948-1952;
pastor, Canon City (Colorado) Methodist Church, 1952-1954;
pastor, Fort Lupton (Colorado) Methodist Church, 1954-1958;
pastor, Lakewood (Colorado) Methodist Church, 1958-1960;
minister education, St. Mark's Methodist Church, Sacramento, 1960-1966;
minister education, 1st Methodist Church, Concord, California, 1966-1969;
pastor, Lindsey (California) Methodist Church, 1969-1972;
retired, 1972. Minister education 1st United Methodist Church, Lodi, California, 1972-1978, Delta District United Methodist Church, Sacramento, 1978-1980. Chairman of the Board education Montana Conference Meth.Ch., Butte, 1949-1952.
Director adult work Colorado Conference Methodist Church, Denver, 1956-1960.
Member Lodi Arts Commission, 1973-1980.
Married Grace A. Atkinson, August 24, 1935. Children: Elaine, David.