Board directors South Carolina Orchestra Association, Central Carolina Community Foundation, United Way Midlands, Palmetto Society United Way. Past chair Columbia Museum Art Commission, since 1997, Midlands Business Forum, Palmetto Project Advisory Board, University South Carolina School Law Partnership Board, Greater Columbia Chamber Economic Development Task Force, Committee 100, 1980—1985, chairman, 1983—1984. Board trustees Episcopalian Diocese Upper South Carolina, since 1981, president, 1985—1997.
Chairman board directors Research Authority, 1983—1987, South Carolina Coordinator Coun.Econ. Development, 1984—1987. Fellow: American Bar Foundation.
Member: Forum (past president), American Judicature Society (Herbert Harley award 1976), Defense Research Institute, South Carolina Defense Attorneys Association, South Carolina Bar Foundation, Richland County bar associations, (director 1976-1981, 1998—2002, chairman board 1977-1980, founding fellow), International Association Insurance Counsel (America, South Carolina) (treasurer 1968-1972, executive committee 1972-1974, chairman executive committee 1973-1974, president 1975-1976, house delegations since 1975), South Carolina C. of Chamber (board directors 1990-1993), Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce of C. (president 1986-1987, director 1985-1989), Kiwanis, Palmetto, Forest Lake Country, Phi Delta Phi (lay reader, vestryman, warden).