Member of the board of trustees Monterey Library, 1956-1957. Member planning commission, Monterey, 1958-1959. Member City Council, Monterey, California, 1959-1961.
Served from Lieutenant to lieutenant commander, United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, American Society Engineering Education, American Association University Professors, Naval Reserve Association (president Monterey chapter 1961-1962). Clubs: Officers, University, Harvard (Annapolis).