Trustee Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library District, Illinois, 1985-1987. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1967-1971. Member American Library Association (chairman professional ethics committee 1977-1978, chairman election committee 1982-1983, chairman library personnel advisory committee 1979-1980, career pathways task force, 2000-2002, awards committee 2001-2005, Library. of Future award jury, 2002-2003, chairman 2003-2004, education committee, 2003-2004, scholarship taskforce, 2004-2005), Association College and Research Libraries (nominat ing committee 1979-1980, library technical assistant training committee, 1992-2005, chair 1993-1995, academic status committee, since 1993, institutional priorities & faculty rewards task force, 1997, professional development com, 1997-2001, Learning Resources Leadership award, 2007), Library.
Administration & Management Association (board directors 1981-1983, membership committee& governmental affairs task force, 1983-1984, alternative finance task force, 1984-1985, orientation committee, 1985-1987).