Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1920.
Partner, Chairman of the Board Sanderson & Porter, New New York Chairman of the Board Lawrence (L.I)-Cedarhurst Bank, 1933-1939. Director The Liberia Company, Liberian Development Corporation, Bermuda Properties, Limited., Pan American World Airways.
Member of advisory committee The Bank New York President New York City of C., 1950-1952.
Member business advisory council New York State Department Commerce, 1950-1952. Governor, member finance and executive corns.
Society New York Hospital, 1955-1960. President of the board of trustees Sailors’ Snug Harbour, 1950-1952.
Served as chief boatswains mate, United States Naval Reserve Force, 1918. Member American Arbitration Association, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Clubs: Union, Down Town Association (New York City).
Married Katharine Porter, October 9, 1920. Children: Katharine Delano (Mistress John F. Garde, Junior.