Legal

Member, Continuing Legal Education Board, State of Minnesota (Appointed by the Minnesota Supreme Court) (1999 - present)

Second District Ethics Committee (2002 - present)

Ex Officio Member, Administrative Law Council, Minnesota State Bar Association (1998 - present)

Member, Ramsey County Bar Association Legal Education Committee (1999 - present)

Chair, Ramsey County Bar Association Legal Education Committee (2003 - present)

Vice-President (1995), Treasurer, (1994-1995) , Legal Committee (1995), Minnesota Civil Liberties Union

Minnesota Delegate to the American Civil Liberties Union national biennial conference (1995)

Vice President (1992 -1993), Chair of the Legal committee (1992-1993), South Texas Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union

Texas Delegate to the American Civil Liberties Union national biennial conference, 1993

Community Leadership

Acting Executive Director (1996); President (1995-present); Vice-President (1994-1995)

Registered Lobbyist (1994-present), Common Cause Minnesota.

Board Member, Treasurer, Minnesota Urban Coalition (2002 - 2003)

Vice-Chair (1994-1996) Hampden Park Co-op

Member, Board of Directors (1995-1998) Grand Avenue Business Association

Board Member (1995- 1998); Land Use and Zoning Committee (1994-1998); District 16 Representative, Saint Paul Residential & Economic Development Task Force (1995, 1997); District 16 Planning Council

Member (1993-1994,)Bexar County (San Antonio, Texas) Commissioner's Court Finance Committee

Member (1986-1989), Saint Paul Housing Board of Appeals