Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Union of Germany
Developer and Member, Democratic Departure, since 1989, including Member in Ostsachsen, Dresden. Parliamentary State Secretary in Ministry of Family and Women, May since 1990. After Democratic Departure joined Christian Democratic Union, Member, Christian Democratic Union Regional Committee.
State Minister in Saxony for Social Welfare, Health and Family, November since 1990. Laboratory worker, Leipzig Main Advisory Centre for Sports Injuries, then in Deaconess’ Hospital, Dresden. Refused national army service for religious reasons.
Member, Committee of German Society, since 1990. President, Saxony Regional Association, for the Promotion of Health.