Iowa Board of Medical Examiners/Family Practice Peer-Review Committee. November 1993 to the present. Governor's Task Force on Rural Health in Iowa- 1989. Governor Branstad's Advisory Council on Maternal Child Care, 1989-1991. Iowa Department of Publice Health AdHoc Newborn Hearing Screening Workgroup 1995. Southeast Iowa Blood Bank Board-Executive Board 1989-1993; 1998-2001. Jefferson County Hospital Foundation Board, 1997-Present. Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare 1997-1998;1999-2000. "Outstanding Achievement Award" presented by President of University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences, May 1997. Iowa Physician of the Year, 1998-1999. Listed as one of "America's Top Family Doctors" Consumer's Research. Council of America, "Guide to America's Top Family Doctors", 2004-2005.
Volunteer Medical Activities: Chair, Iowa Youth Alcohol Awareness Committee - 1996 - 2000, Adjunct Faculty - Des Moines University of Osteopathic Medicine 1998 to Present, E. Lilly Northern Central Phsician Advisory Panel, 1997 - 2001, E. Lilly Consultant and Regional U. S. Speasker, 1996 - present.
Active Associations: American Osteopathic Association, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians and Surgeons, Iowa Osteopathic Medial Society (IOMA)and IOMA Board Member, 1991 - 2000. President of Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association, 1997--1998, Jefferson County Medical Society.