Trustee KAXE Northern Community Radio, 1986-1989, Information Capital Technology Ventures, 1988-1990. Secretary Grand Rapids Community Services Council, 1986. Coach Itasca County 4-H Horse Bowl Team, 1987.
Director Grand Rapids Storyfest, 1987-1989. Program chairman Spotlight on Books Conference, 1989. Board directors, trustee ABLE, Inc., since 1989.
Audio describer Artreach, Milwaukee, 1991-1998. Member American Library Association, Wisconsin Library. Association, Iowa Libraries Medium Size (secretary 1981), Northlands Storytelling Network (board directors 1988-1994, vice president 1989, president 1990, editor Grapevine 1991-1994), National Storytelling Association, Alliance Information and Referral Services, Daughters of the American Revolution (constitution chairman 1983-1984), Mississippi Valley Morgan Horse Club, Wisconsin Morgan Horse Club (newsletter editor 1994-1995, secretary 1995), Western Working Family Morgan Horse Club, American Morgan Horse Association, Geneseo Junior Women's Club (international chairman 1983-1984), University of California at Los Angeles Club Wisconsin (president 1990-1991), Alpha Gamma Delta.