National Softball Hall of Fame Member
Year Inducted: 1977
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Category: Meritorious Service
BioServed as ASA national umpire-in-chief from 1940-48 after being assistant UIC from 1933-39. Umpired softball and baseball for 30 years.
Was commissioner of the National Fastball League from 1946-1950 and also was Chicago ASA commissioner from 1951 until his death in March of 1969. He was 64 years-old.
Served as a member of the International Joint Rules Committee on Softball. Retired engineer from Illinois Bell Telephone Company.
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