1999-2002 California Artist-in-Residence at San José State University, Monroe Middle School (in Campbell, CA), East Side Arts Alliance/Black Dot Artists Collective and McClymonds High School (both in Oakland). 1972, Artist in Residence at Stanford University.
San José’s Ambassador of Jazz, proclaimed in 1974 by then Mayor Norman Mineta and endorsed by City of San José mayors since.
Ambassador of Music, Association of World Citizens, San Francisco, since 1995.
American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) since 1969
California Arts Council Grants Review Panel
African American Innovators headed by Dr. Karlton Hester, Santa Cruz, CA
Harry Fox Agency
Chamber of America
As a leader-17 (mostly original music)
As a sideman: 9
Blue Note Records
Roof Top Records