Member Salem Community Goals Committee, 1965. Republican precinct commiteeman, 1963-1966. Member Marion County Republican Central Executive Committee, 1963-1966.
Committee predinct education Oregon Republican Central Committee, 1965. Vestryman, acolyte, Sunday School teacher, youth coach St. Paul's Episcopal Church, since 1935. Task force on courts Oregon Council Crime and Delinquency, 1968-1969.
Trustee Willamette University, since 1970. Advisory board Catholic Center Community Services, 1976-1977. Member comporehensive planning committee Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments, 1970-1971.
Advisory committee Oregon College Education Teacher Education, 1971-1975. President Willamette regional Oregon Lung Association, 1974-1975, state director, executive committee, 1975-1977. Public relations committee Williamette council Campfire Girls, 1976-1977.
Criminal justice advisory board Chemeketa Community College, 1977-1979. Member Oregon Mental Health Committee, 1979-1980. Member subcommittee Gov's Task Force Mental Health, 1980.
You and Government Advisory Committee Oregon Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1981. Member Marion County Bar Association (secretary-treasurer 1965-1967, director 1968-1970), Oregon Bar Association, American Bar Association, Willamette University College Law Alumni Association (vice president 1968-1970), Salem Art Association, Oregon History Society, Marion County History Society, Stanford University Club (president Salem chapter 1963-1964), Delta Theta Phi.