Member Christian Business Men's Committee, since 1963, chairman Austin men's committee, 1963-1964, regional Chairman, 1975-1981. Member advisory board Salvation Army, Storm Lake, Iowa, past member advisory board Salvation Army, Austin, Minnesota. Chairman conference administrative board Free Methodist Church, 1979-1981.
Member, board directors Twin Cities Christian Ministries Association, 1984-1986. Board directors Christian Stewardship Association, 1983-1987, 88-92. Director Stewardship Ministries, Minn-Iowa Christian Broadcasting, since 1997.
Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1952-1954, to major United States Army Reserve, 1954-1967. Member Christian Legal Society, Order of Coif, Scabbard and Blade, Delta Sigma Rho.