Delegate 31st Congressional District, Democratic National Convention, Chicago, 1996. Democratic candidate for New York State Senate, 1992, 94. Board directors Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau, 1992-2000, South and Center Chautauqua Lake Sewer District, since 1992.
Charter board directors Lakewood (New York ) Development Corporation, 1992-2000. Member finance committee 1st Presbyterian Church, Jamestown. Trustee Jamestown Community College, since 1998.
Chairman Chautauque County Planning and Economic Development Committee, since 2000. Director Chautauque County Industrial Development Agency, since 2000, Jobs Chautauqua Inc., since 2000. Corporation secretary, director Southern Tier West Rail Authority, since 2000.
Member Chautauqua County Women's Political Caucus (charter), American Scandinavian Heritage Foundation, Rotary (board directors Jamestown 1990-1991, Paul Harris fellow 1994).