Sponsor, coach, cheerleader and drill team Missouri Western State College, St. Joseph, 1985-1986. Legislation correspondent Humane Society United States, 1990-2010. Member St. Joseph (Missouri) City Council, 1997—2006, chairman landfill and water pollution committee, 1998-2005, parks and recreation committee, 2005-2006, public safety committee.
Board directors Robidoux Resident Theater, 2006-2009, museum oversight board City St. Joseph, since 2008, chairman, since 2009, judge Regional High School Speech and Drama Concert, 2008. Member of Daughters of the American Revolution (Pony Express chapter), National Society Newspaper Columnists, University Houston Alumni Association, Grace Evangelical Church, Evangelism & Prayer Committees, Tau Sigma.