Board directors National Conference of Christians and Jews, chairman board Texas Southern University Foundation. Chairman Federal Reserve Bank, Houston. Board directors National Urban League.
Captain United States Army Reserve. Member American Bar Association, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Texas Bar Foundation (fellow), National Bar Association, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Greater Houston Legal Secretaries Association (honorary), International Society Barristers, Order of the Coif (honorary), Sigma Pi Phi, Phi Alpha Delta (honorary), Alpha Phi Alpha.