Party affiliation: Vihrea Liitto
Member, Tampere City Council, since 1985. Vice-Chairperson, Green Alliance, 1989-1991. Member of Parliament, since 1991.
Member. Transportation Committee. Chairman of the Parliamentary Group, Vihreà Liitto. Design and research engineer, Oy Tampella Ab Tamrock, 1979-1981.
Sr. teacher, Tampere Technical University. Acting chief assistant, 1981-1985. Freelance author, since 1985.