Party affiliation: Christian Social Union
Various posts, RCDS including deputy Land chairman, Bavaria. Member of German Land council. Young Union and Land committee Bavaria, 6 years.
Land treasurer, 4 years. Presently district chairman Christlich Soziale Union (Christian Social Union) Wurzburg town, member of district committee. Lower Franconia and party committee Christlich Soziale Union (Christian Social Union).
Member of town council, Wurzburg, 1972-1976. Member of Landtag Bavaria, 1974-1976. Member of CDU/CSUGroup committee.
Member of Bundestag since 1976. Parliamentary secretary, CSU-Land Group since 1982. Chief government adviser.
Military service, air force, 1958-1959. Town legal council, Kitzingen, 1968-1974. Senior civil servant.
Lower Franconia Government, 1974. Managing committee member. Society for the Study of structural policies e.V.