Member of faculty U. North Carolina at Chapel Hill and staff Carolina Playmakers, U. North Carolina, 1931-1968, professor dramatic art, 1949-1968, department chairman, 1958-1968, director Carolina Playmakers, 1958-1968. Member professional groups summers Surry (Maine) Playhouse, 1930, 31, Island Theatre. Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1934, 35, The Lost Colony, Manteo, North Carolina, 1938, 40: director Unto These Hills, Cherokee, North Carolina, 1950-1967, producer, 1967-1968.
Member of advisory board Institute Outdoor Drama, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1963-1968. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member Cherokee History Association (board directors 1950-1968), Southeastern (past president), National theatre confs., American Ednl.
Theatre Association (past board directors), American National Theatre and Academy.