William F. Shdeed is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association. Over his life as a lawyer, he has contributed to the civic life of Oklahoma City, serving on the Boards of the Oklahoma City Community Foundation, YMCA Camp Classen, Integris Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute, the Integris Baptist Medical Center Foundation, the Oklahoma Heritage Association, and the Downtown Rotary Club. In addition thereto, he currently serves on the Boards of the UMB Bank and Oklahoma City University. In service to Oklahoma City University, he has served as a member of the Board of Trustees since 1987 and has been Chairman from 1999 to 2010, only stepping down from this duty this year. He has been elected as Chairman Emeritus of the University.