Overseer Old Sturbridge Village, Inc., 1972-1981. Chairman Optical Information Center, Southbridge, 1976-1977. With German Army, 1944-1945.
Fellow American Ceramic Society (emeritus). Member Optical Society of America (emeritus), National Institute Ceramic Engineers, International Technology Institute (inductee Hall of Fame for Engineering, Science and Technology 1988), Engineers Society Pennsylvania (director 1996-1998), Lions (president Woodstock chapter 1975, zone chairman district 23 C, Lions International 1976-1978).