Student, Pillsbury Academy, 1910-1913, University of Minnesota, 1913-1916.
Agent, Bankers Life Company, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, 1913-1923. Agency manager, Madison, Wisconsin, 1923-1934, superintendent agencies, Des Moines, Iowa, 1934-1938, director of agencies, 1938-1944, agency vice president since 1944.
Member Alpha Delta Phi.
Married Kathryn McAdams, June 18, 1940. Children: Martha Roberts, Jean Handley, William K., Peter G. Insurance.