Bachelor cum laude, Williams College, 1939.
With National Bank Detroit, 1947-1988, executive vice president, 1964-1966, president, 1966-1972, chairman board, 1972-1982, also board directors, 1966-1988.
Served to lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1941-1946. Member Detroit Club, Country Club of Detroit, Yondotega Club, Jupiter Island Club (Hobe Sound, Florida), Jupiter Hills Club (Tequesta, Florida), Little Traverse Yacht Club (Harbor Springs, Michigan), Rolling Rock Club (Ligonier, Pennsylvania), Hobe Sound Yacht Club, Little Harbor Club (Harbor Springs, Michigan).
Married Mary Caroline Buhl, July 8, 1946. Children– Peter Buhl, Robert McClellan, Mary Caroline.