Board President of Society for Ethnomusicology Southern Plains Chapter

Member of American Folklore Society

Member of Society for Ethnomusicology

Member – Society for Ethnomusicology Judith McCulloh Public Sector Award Committee (2015, 2018)

Former Board Member Austin Emerging Arts Leaders

Local Learning Network¬† “Art of the Interview” Advisory Committee for the Journal of Folklore and Education (2018-2019)

University of Texas at Austin Humanities Institute – Community Sabbatical Research Award Advisory Committee Member (2016, 2018)

Resident Research Fellow- American Research Institute in Istanbul, Turkey (2013)

Member Professional Disc Golf Association

Member Waterloo Disc Golf Club