Community Affiliations

Member, Carbondale, Illinois Human Relations Commissions, 1969-1970.

Member, Rotary International, Carbondale, Illinois, 1969-1974.

Member, Board of Directors, Lawrence, Kansas Rotary Club, 1973-1974.

Member, Board of Directors, Architects' Community Center, Kansas City, Missouri, 1972-1974.

Member, Board of Directors and Vice Chair, Future Studies Committee, Lawrence Chamber of Commerce, Lawrence, Kansas, 1973-1974.

Member, Board of Directors, Alhambra Chamber of Commerce, Alhambra, California, 1979-1986.

Member, Board of Directors, Hispanic Urban Center, Los Angeles, California, November 1979.

Los Angeles Area Council, Boy Scouts of America, Los Angeles, California:

Community Television of Southern California (KCET-Channel 28), Los Angeles, California:

United Way of Greater Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California:

Los Angeles Urban League, Los Angeles, California:

Member, Board of Directors, Los Angeles Council for International Visitors, Los Angeles, California, June 1982-1985.

Orthopedic Hospital, Los Angeles, California:

Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, Los Angeles, California:

Chair, Human and Cultural Resources Council, 1986, 1989, 1990.

Member, Music Center Performing Arts Council/Education Council, Los Angeles, California, 1984- .

Americans for the Arts (formerly the American Council for the Arts), Washington, D.C.:

Member, Pacific Bell Minority Business Task Force, San Francisco, California, 1985-1986.

Edison International, Rosemead, California:

American Red Cross, Washington, D.C.:

Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, Los Angeles, California:

FEDCO, Inc., Santa Fe Springs, California:

Member, Advisory Board, LA’s BEST, Los Angeles After-School Enrichment, Education and Recreation Program, City of Los Angeles, California, 1988- .

Member, Mayor's Blue Ribbon Task Force on Drugs, City of Los Angeles, California, 1988.

Member, California Commission on Campaign Financing, Los Angeles, California, 1989-1995.

National Institutes of Health, Washington, D.C.:

National Science Foundation, Arlington, Virginia:

Member, Advisory Board, Blue Cross of California, 1989.

Member, The One Hundred Club of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 1989- .

Member, Board of Trustees, National Health Foundation, Los Angeles, California, 1990-1998.

Member, Los Angeles Theatre Center Study Group, City of Los Angeles, 1990-1991.

Member, Executive Service Corps of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1990-2003.

Member, Sheriff’s Citizen Advisory Committee, Office of the Sheriff, County of Los Angeles, California, 1991-1992.

Member, Blue Ribbon Panel for Theatre in Los Angeles, City of Los Angeles, 1991-1992.

Member, Los Angeles "Coalition of 100", City of Los Angeles, California, 1991-1994.

Member, Recruitment and Selection Committee, Leadership Southern California, Los Angeles, 1991-1992.

Member, Los Angeles Educational Alliance for Restructuring Now (LEARN), Los Angeles, California, September 1991-1999.

Member, Los Angeles Unified School District Advisory Commission on Finance Reform, December 1999.

Member, Education and Training Task Force Steering Committee, Rebuild Los Angeles, October 1992-1994.

California Chamber of Commerce, Sacramento, California:

Member, National Task Force on Achieving Cultural Diversity, American Symphony Orchestra League, Baltimore, Maryland, January 30 - February 1, 1993.

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey:

Member, Chancellor Selection Blue Ribbon Committee, Los Angeles Community College District, Los Angeles, California, Summer 1994.

>Los Angeles Annenberg Metropolitan Project, Los Angeles, California:

California Community Foundation, Los Angeles, California:

Member, Strategic Advisory Council, PeopleSoft, Inc., Pleasanton, California, 1995-1999.

Member, Chancellor Search Committee, Los Angeles Community College District, Los Angeles, California, Spring 1996.

Member, Board of Advisors, Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Institutions (HBCU/MI), Department of the Air Force, Washington, D.C.,

February 1997-2000.

Honorary Member, Rotary Club of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 1998-.

Member, Texaco/Chevron Task Force on Equality and Fairness, White Plains, N.Y. and Houston, Texas, July 1999 - September 2002.

Member, The President’s Council, Humanitas Program and Leadership Challenge, Los Angeles, California, August 1999.

Member, Governor’s Task Force on Diversity and Outreach, Sacramento, California, September 1999 – August 2000.

Member, Board of Directors, LAAMP/LEARN Regional School Reform Alliance (L2), Los Angeles, California, December 1999-2001.

Member, Los Angeles Advisory Alliance, Pasadena Tournament of Roses, March 2000-2003.

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Alliance for College Ready Public Schools (formerly Los Angeles Alliance for Student Achievement), Los Angeles, California, December 2001-July 2006.

Member, The Audubon Center Campaign Advisory Committee, Los Angeles, California, November 2001 - 2003.

Member, 2020 Vision Committee, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois,
January - September 2002.

Member, Regents Selection Advisory Committee, Sacramento, California, November 2003-2006.

Member, Los Angeles World Affairs Council, March 2004-2007.

Member, Mayor-Elect Antonio R. Villaraigosa’s Transition Team, Los Angeles, California, May – July 2005.

Member, Los Angeles Economy and Jobs Committee, Los Angeles, California, September 2006 - January 2008.

Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation, Los Angeles, California,

Member, City Club on Bunker Hill Board of Governors, January 2008 -.

Member, California Center Advisory Council, Milken Institute, 2008-

Member, Commission to Develop the Maryland Model for Funding Higher Education, June 2008 - October 2008.