ChairRefrigerated and Frozen Food Products of the Institute of Food Technology (2011-2012).
Program ChairServing as a Program Chair for Pacific Fishery Technologists-59 annual meeting 2008, California.
Served as a Program Chair for Pacific Fisheries Technologists-57 annual meeting, 2006, Anchorage, AK.
External ExaminerServed as an external examiner to review the dissertation for Charles Prince Zuta, a Ph.D. student, McGill University, Montreal, Canada. 2003.
Meeting Chair1. Served as a Moderator for the IFT-2007 Aquatic Food Product Division session at the IFT Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, July 2007.
2. Served as a Moderator for the IFT-2006 Aquatic Food Product Division session at the IFT Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, June 2006.
3. Served as a Moderator for the Seafood Processing and Engineering session at the 57th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Fisheries Technologists, Anchorage, AK, March 2006.
4. Chaired for the Finfish Nutrition contributed session at the American Aquaculture Society meeting, Word Aquaculture Society, New Orleans, LA, January, 2005.
Technical Program ChairServing as a technical program chair for IFT Aquatic Food Product Division (2006 - present)
Member at large for IFT Aquatic Food Product Division (2007 - 2010)