Member advisory board Niles Township Sheltered Workshop. Chairman National Conference Fluid Power. Chairman industrial division Crusade of Mercy-United Way of Skokie Valley, 1980.
Member presidential council Lutheran Social Services of Illinois. Trustee Rush North Shore Medical Center, since 1981. Board directors United Way of Skokie Valley, 1981, general campaign chairman, 1981, vice president, 1982, president, 1983, Chicago United Way Crusade of Mercy, since 1985, Chicago Lighthouse for the Blind, since 1987.
Board directors United Way Suburban Chicago, 1983. Served with United States Army, 1944-1946. Member Society Automotive Engineers (chairman seal program aerospace conference 1965), American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society Metals, Western Society Engineers (certified of recognition), American Society Lubrication Engineers (president 1975-1976, P.M.KU award 1986), American Society Tool and Manufacturing Engineers, National Conference on Fluid Power (governor 1967, chairman 1970), American Society Testing and Materials (chairman subcommittee on carbongraphite 1965).
Clubs: Mason, Shriner, Moose, Rotary International.