Party affiliation: Österreichische Volkspartei (ÖVP. Austrian People's Party)
Principal district Party Secretary, Österreichisches Volkspartei (Austrian People's Party) for Grieskirchen and Eferding districts, 1965-1976. District Party Chairman, Österreichisches Volkspartei (Austrian People's Party), Eferding, since 1977. Chairman, Austrian Workers’ and Employees’ Federation, local group, Prambackkirchen, since 1972.
Senior district councillor. Prambachkirchen, 1973-1984. Deputy Mayor of Prambachkirchen, 1979-1984.
District councillor. Prambachkirchen, since 1984. Member of Nationalrat for Upper Austria, since 1983. Agricultural worker on parents’ farm, 1955-1964.
Regional Director, Upper Austrian Insurance Institute, since 1976.