Past chairman operations committee Museum Contemporary Art Los Angeles. Chairman Los Angeles County Delinquency and Crime Commission. Director Columbia University Graduate Business School Alumni Association Member Young President Organization.
Chairman Los Angeles Housing Authority Commission, 1989-1991. Member of Homeland Security Advisory Council (Los Angeles chairman since 2009), Rand Corporation Global Risk and Security (board advisors since 2007), Washington Institute Near East Policy (trustee since 2007, chairman, homeland security advisory council since 2008).