Ken is one of the founders of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS). Ken is a past President of DSI and served as a Vice President for DSI as well. Dr. Kendall is the past Chair of IFIP Working Group 8.2. He has served as a Program Chair for both DSI and AMCIS (Americas Conference on Information Systems).
He served for a dozen years as an Associate Editor for Decision Sciences and also served as an AE for Information Resources Management Journal. He is currently on the Editorial Review Board of the Journal of Information Systems and the Review Board of Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education. Ken is also on the Editorial Advisory Board of the innovative online journal, JITTA.