Member board of trustees Smith College, 1946-1956. President school board district 107, Highland Park, Illinois, 1940-1942. Member board of trustees Ravinia Festival Association.
Member Investment Bankers Association (chairman legislation committee, 1931-1933. Member governmental securities committee, since 1933. Member of the Board of Governors 1947-1950.
Member commission on treasury war borrowing 1945, commission on government borrowing, since 1946. Clubs: Chicago, Commercial, University, Attic, Exmoor Country, Bond (president 1951) (Chicago).