Member advisory board National Kidney Foundation, 1992—1999. Metropolitan area satellite group, state legislation committee, 1992—1999. Community coordinator AARP, 1992—1998.
President board directors Suburban Area Agency on Aging, 1997—1999, senior advisory consultant, 1999—2004. Member Munster Area Rotary Club, Humane Society of the Calumet Area, Friends of Theatre at the Center, Munster History Society, Lake County Development Committee. Board directors, member ethics committee Hospice of Calumet Area.
Counselor Service Core of Retired Executives, 1992—2002. Board directors Active Srs. Foundation, 1999—2003, chair board development committee.
Regional review panelist Indiana Arts Commission, 2002. Board directors Lake County Public Library. Foundation, Friends of Emerson School for Visual and Performing Arts, since 2005.
Vice president South Shore Arts Association. Chairman Indiana Regional Arts Council. Fellow: American Public Health Association, American Academy Medical Administrators, Royal Society Health.
Member: American Medical Association, Humane Society of Calumet Area, 21st Century Fund (trustee), Lake County Library. Foundation (board directors), Humane Society of the Calunet Area, Hospice of the Calunet Area, Indiana Public Health Association, Illinois Public Health Association, American Management Association, Association University Programs Health Administration, Gerontological Society, Institute Society Ethics and Life Sciences, American Management Association, American Hospital Association, American Geriatrics Society, American Academy Political and Social Science, National Renal Administrators Association (government affairs committee), American Association Kidney Patients, National Dialysis Association (secretary), Association Hospital Medical Education, Munster History Society, Friends of the Theatre, Indiana Regional Arts Commission (commissioner), Munster Rotary Club, Indiana University Northwest Center for Cultural Discovery & Learning Group, Indiana University Northwest Theatre Patron, Indiana University Northwest (curatorate), Books, Brushes & Bands (board director), Munster Educational Foundation, Hammond Community Concerts Association Society, Hammond Community Concerts Association, Northern Indiana Arts Association (development committee), Lyric Opera Chapter, Auditorium Building Society, Northwest Indiana Excellence in Theatre Foundation (board director), Illinois Theatre Center Guild (chairman 1990-1991), Illinois Theatre Center, Northwest Indiana Symphony Society (board directors), Northern Indiana Arts Association (board director ).