Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Party
Member of Municipal Council, Martigny, 1965-1977. Member of Nationalrat, since 1979. President, PDC of Martigny, 197981.
Vice-President, PDC of Switzerland, 1984-1989. President, Christian Democrat Group of The Federal Chamber, since 1989. Military rank, corporal.
Teacher, Martigny 1948-1959. Head of secondary education, Martigny, 1961-1970. Director, school of education, Martigny, 1970-1979.
Director, Pension Fund for Teaching Staff, 197989.