Party affiliation: Freedom Party of Austria
District Councillor. Freiheitliche Partei Österreichs (Freedom Party of Austria), Vienna Central, then of Vienna, Weiden, since 1973. Member, Alberchtsberg municipal council, since 1990. Replaced retired member of Bundesrat Doctor Heide Schmidt Master of Arts, November 1991.
Replaced retired member of Bundesrat Georg Mautner Markhof, April 1992. Lieutenant, Federal Ministry of National Defence, military commando, Lower Austria.