Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Union of Germany
Citizen’s Forum/Neue Forum (NF, The New Forum), Jena, 1989-1990. Speaker on Education Policy. Chairman, Christian Democratic Union, Jena, February since 1990.
Member, Christen Democratisch Appel (Christian Democratic Appeal) (Christlich Demokratische Arbeitnehmerschaft, Christian Democratic Employees). Member, Committee on Constitutional and Administrative Reform. Member, Faction Committee.
Teacher, polytechnic, 1973-1987. Teacher, Art and Music College, Jena, 1987-1989. Deputy Chairman, Committee for Awards for Aid to Children, Osthunngen.