Board advisors The Jerome Levy Economics Institute, 1988-2001. Business advisory council Kent State University, 1968-1970. Member Merrill-Palmer Institute, 1971-1981, New Detroit, Inc., vice-chair, 1977-1985, Detroit Renaissance, 1979-1985, director Detroit Symphony Orchestra, 1974-1985.
Charter member Business Higher Education Forum, 1979-1984. Director Citizens Research Council of Michigan, 1980-1985. Honorary board member Plan International United States of America, since 1989.
Director Economic Club of Detroit, 1977-1986.