Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, United States Naval Academy, 1943.
Account executive Arnold Niemeyer & Associates, 1949-1951. Sales correspondent American Hoist & Derrick, 1951-1953. Advertising representative St. Paul Dispatch and Pioneer Press, 1953-1956, assistant production manager, 1956-1957, assistant to public, 1957-1958, business manager, 1958-1966, general manager, 1966-1973, public, 1973-1985.
President Northwest Publications, Inc., Twin Cities Newspaper Service. Vice president Ridder Publications, 1980-1985. Now retired.
President St. Paul Junior Achievement, 1965. General chairman St. Paul Arts and Science Fund Drive, 1965, 85. Trustee College St. Catherine, St. Paul, 1974-1983, chairman, 1976-1979.
Board directors United Arts Council, 1985-1999, chairman, 1986-1987. Board directors Catholic Digest Magazine, 1981-1999, Catholic Bulletin, 1985-1999, St. Joseph Hospital Foundation, 1984-1999. Served with United States Navy, 1943-1947.
Member St. Paul Serra Club (president 1967), Navy League. Clubs: Minnesota (St. Paul). Lodges: Rotary.
Married Dawn Van Eyck, March 31, 1948. Children: Thomas, Mark, Paul, Mary, Sara, Andrew.