President Friends of Cornwall (New York ) Public Library., since 1989, chairman gifts and bequests, since 1984. Counsellor Friends of West Point Library., since 1987. Trustee David Library. of America Revolution, Pennsylvania, since 1986.
Alternate delegate The White House Conference on Library and Information Services, 1991. Served to lieutenant colonel United States Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Library Association (president armed forces section 1966), Special Libraries Association (chairman military library division 1970), Archons of Colophon, Reserve Officers Association (president Orange County since 1965), Association United States Army (board governors since 1984) Clubs: Harvard (vice president schools and scholarship) (Poughkeepsie, New York ).
Lodges: Toastmasters (education vice president Newburgh, New York 1968), Masons.