President advisory council Christian Broadcasting Network University, 1986-1995. Vice-chairman Virginia Methodist Board Education, Inc., 1991-1999. Board visitors Duke Division School, since 1991.
1st vice president, board directors Norfolk Union Mission, since 1994. Task force on public housing City of Norfolk, 1995-1996. Advisor Film School, Regent University, 1996-2000, associate producer 2000-2004.
Commissioner City of Norfolk Parks and Recreation, since 2003, chairman 2003-2007. Vice chair rules committee Virginia United Methodist conference, 1996-2004. Board ordained ministry United Methodist Church, Va.
Active World Affairs Council. President council Old Dominion University, member planning committee. Member National Conference Bankruptcy Judges (president 1983-1984, chairman editorial board American Bankruptcy Law Journal), Virginia State Bar, Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association, National Film Society, American Film Institute (Premiere Circle), British Film Institute, United States Naval Institute, American Cinematheque (moving picture ball benefit committee), Drama League (New York City), Women in Film (executive committee), James Kent Inn of Court (honorary, president 1994-1996), Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Sigma Alpha, Phi Alpha Delta, Masons, Shriners, Elks, Kiwanis (director).