• Trustee (1998-) and Chair (1998-2000), The Arts Center Foundation Board of Trustees (oversight of East County Performing Arts Center, El Cajon, CA)
  • University of San Diego School of Law: Board of Visitors (1988-present)
  • University of California at San Diego: former Chancellor’s Associate and member, Alumni Association Board of Directors
  • “The San Diego Law Center” Advisory Board (joint project of the San Diego County Bar Association and USD Law School), Member (1986-89); Chair (1988-89)
  • El Cajon Valley Lions Club (1980-1996), Board of Directors (1982-87), President (1985-86), Melvin Jones Fellow, Lions International Foundation
  • Innovator, project coordinator and implementation chair for “Modest Means Program” and related attorney to attorney mentor panel, San Diego County Bar Association Lawyer Referral and Information Service (1992), matching clients with limited resources with reduced fee lawyers
  • Indigent Defense Advisory Board (advisory to San Diego County Board of Supervisors): Member (1985-88), Chair (1987-88)
  • Monthly columnist, San Diego Daily Transcript “East County Perspective” (1995)
  • 1985 Guest Conductor, San Diego Symphony Pops Orchestra, East County Performing Arts Center