Member advisory board for entrepreneurship Eastern Michigan Center University, since 1986. Advisory board University Pittsburgh School Library and Information Science. Board directors Library.
Michigan Foundation, 1992, co-chair Capital Campaign, since 1995. Trustee Dawn Farm, 1995, Siena Heights University, 1997. Republican candidate United States Congress Michigan, 1996.
Member American Library Association, Information Industry Association (board directors 1985, chairman marketing committee 1986, chairman long range planning committee 1987, chairman board elect 1988, chairman 1989), The White House Conference on Libraries and Information Science (vice chairman 1991).