A Founding Member of various early keyboard societies, Dr. Scheide has served several terms on the Executive Committee of the Philadelphia Chapter, American Guild of Organists, and as Director of the Philadelphia Pipe Organ Encounter. She is also a Past Dean of the San Diego Chapter.
Dr. Scheide is also a published composer with a significant discography. Her compositions have been made available through Darcey Press, E.C. Schirmer, Piano Press, Time Warner, Wayne Leupold and World Library. Her recordings are available on Dutch HLM, Organ Historical Society, Palatine and Raven labels. Dr. Scheide writes on commission. In the forthcoming season, Edward Landin will premiere one of her organ works in the Czech Republic, and the Westminster Community Orchestra and Guitars of Westminster will premiere several movements for guitar quartet and orchestra in Princeton.