Chairman Symposium on Creativity, Walla Walla Symphony Society 75th Celebration, 1981. Parliamentarian Junior Club Walla Walla, 1982-1983. Second vice president Camp Fire Council, 1986-1988, treasurer, 1988-1980, secretary, 1985-1986, chairman court service committee, 1980-1983.
Public service division chair United Way Campaign, 1985-1987. Board directors Exchange Club, 1988-1989. President Allied Arts Council, 1981-1982, treasurer, 1980-1981, 82-90.
Founding president Project Read, Walla Walla, 1986-1989. Chairman budget and allocations committee United Way, 1991-1993, member, 1989-1993. Day leader Leadership Walla Walla Chamber of Commerce, 1992, 93.
Member steering committee City Manager Recruitment, 1992. Chairman advisory committee Helpline, 1992-1994. President United Way Walla Walla County, 1993-1994.
Member American Library Association (chairman international relations committee 1990-1991), Pacific Northwest Library. Association (1st vice president/president 1993-1995, representative 1977-1979, chairman public library division 1977-1979, chairman local arrangements 1972), Washington Library. Association (American Library Association councilor 1987-1992, American Library Association council since 1995, president 1983-1985, 1st vice president, chairman legislation planning committee, chairman budget committee 1981-1983, President's award 1992), Exchange Club (Builders of Pride recognition award 1988).