Board member Dance Focus of Iowa, 1986-1990, president 1988-1990. Member arts committee Iowa City Chamber of Commerce, 1986-1991. Member Iowa Arts Festival Committee, 1988-1990.
Chairman Grant Wood Centennial Celebration State Committee, 1991. Member Cedar Rapids Literary Club, Cedar Rapids Country Club, 1992-1996. Speaker National Endowment for the Arts in educational programs with Kitty Carlisle Hart, Lincoln Center, United States Senate subcommittee, 1993.
Presenter, Lieutenant Governor's Conference on Diversity, 1995. Member American Theatre Organ Society, since 1966, National Education Committee, 1994-1996. Member arts advisory board, Grant Wood Education Agency, since 1991.
Member design committee, Regional Arts Facility-Center Space, 1991-1998. Member City of Cedar Rapids Visual Arts Committee, 1994-2001, vice president, 1998, chairman, 1999, 2000. Member Art in State buildings Committee, University Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, 1996-2003.
Events chair University Iowa Museum Art, 1997. Board member Cedar Rapids Opera Theater, 1998-2004. Member River Way Design Team, City of Cedar Rapids, 1998-2001.
Member exhibitions committee, the History Center, since 1999. Consultant Humanities Iowa, Born Again project, 2001-2002, treasurer and chair programming and grants committee, 2002-2003, vice president, 2003-2004, president, 2004-2005. Member fundraising committee Friends of the Paramount Theatre, 2001-2004.
Board directors Cedar Rapids Oak Hill Cemtery, since 2001. Performance Pavilion chair, band commission City of Cedar Rapids, since 2001. Member of National Art Education Association (western region director, administration and supervision 2003, national director-elect since 2005, National Educator of the Year 2002).