Member Pan Pacific Park Citizens Advisory Committee, Los Angeles, 1982-1985. Board directors William O'Douglas Outdoor Classroom, Los Angeles, 1981-1988. Member board regents University California, 2001-2002.
President Alumni Associations University California, 2000-2002. Chair University of California at Los Angeles Fund, 2002-2004. Friends committee Los Angeles Free Clinical, 2006-2007.
Member governmental affairs committee Venice Family Clinical, since 2005. Member, board directors University of California at Los Angeles Foundation, since 2007. President University of California at Los Angeles Alumni Association, 1998-1900.
Member American Society for Public Administration, University of California at Los Angeles Alumni Association (member governmental steering committee 1983-1997, board directors since 1995, chair governmental relations steering committee 1995-1997, president 1998-2000, Service medal 2008). Executive section California Federation Young Democrats, 1971. Member California Democratic Center Committee, 1979-1982.
President Beverlywood-Cheviot Hills Democratic Club, Los Angeles, 1978-1981. Co-chairman Westside Chancellor's Associates University of California at Los Angeles, 1986-1988. Member Los Angeles Olympic Citizens Advisory Committee.
Member liaison advisory commission with city and county government for 1984 Olympics, 1984. Vice president community relations metro region, Jewish Federation Council of Los Angeles, 1985-1987, co-chairman urban affairs commission, 1987-1989, vice chairman, 1989-1990, subcommittee chairman local government law and legislation commission, 1990, chairman campus outreach task force, 1994. Member advisory board National Jewish Center for Immunology & Respiratory Medicine, 1991-1993.
Board directors Hillel Council of Los Angeles, 1991. Member platform on world peace and international relations California Democrats, 1983. President 43d Assembly District Democratic Council, 1975-1979.
Arbitrator Better Business Bureau, 1984. Trustee University of California at Los Angeles Foundation, 1989-1997. President University of California at Los Angeles Jewish Alumni, 1992-1995.
Member Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy advisory committee, 1996-1999. Member cabinet Jewish Community Relations Committee Greater Los Angeles, 1994, chair campus outreach task force, 1994-1995, governmental relations commission, 1995-1996, v. chair Jewish Community Relations committee Jewish Federation Council Greater Los Angeles, 1998. Member board directors, Century City Chamber of C, 1998-2000, advisory board Los Angeles Peace Now, member advisory committee since 2004).
Member, board directors University of California at Los Angeles Foundation, since 2007. Member, board directors West Hollywood Library Fund, since 2008.