Member East Mecklenburg Planning District, 1989, Charlotte Mecklenburg Consolidation Charter Study Commission, 1990, Mecklenburg County Redistricting Committee, 1991. Transportation Commission of 100, 1994. Charlotte Mecklenburg Citizens Transit Advisory Group, 1999-2003.
Surface Water Improvement & Management Task Force, 1997-1999. Charlotte Mecklenburg Smart Growth Task Force, 1999-2001. Member blue ribbon committee North Carolina Transportation Needs, 2004-2005.
Vice chairman Mecklenburg County Representatives, 1989-1993. Member Post-Construction ordinance Stakeholder's Group, 2004-2005. Founder, moderator Rep issues Forum.
Co-chairman Mecklenburg County Committee to re-elect Governor Jim Martin, 1988. Elector United States Presidential Electoral College, 1992. Board director national, executive committee national Chamber Foundation, since 2007, National Defense Industry Association, since 2007, Business Executive National Security, since 2007.
Member North Carolina Bar Association, Florida Bar Association District of Columbia Bar. Association, Mecklenburg County Bar Association, North Carolina Chamber of Commerce, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Nu (recipient Senior Scholarship award 1976).