Consortium, Lansing, 1993-1996, since 2004. Chairman regional funding Public Library. Funding Initiative Group, 2003, chairman Michigan Reads, 2004.
Active National Conservation Summit, 2007. Member American Library Association, Michigan Library. Association ( Library of the Year 2003), Michigan Cooperative Directors Association (president 1996-2000, since 2009, vice president since 2009), Rotary Club (Albion)(board directors 1989-1992, 95-96, vice president 1996-1998, president 1999-2000).
Gardner House Museum Museum (board member).