Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Union of Germany
Member, Youth Union, 1962. Member, District Committee and Regioanl Associate Committee, Christian Democratic Union, since 1964. Member, Federal Party Committee.
Town Associate Chairman, since 1965. Chairman, Farming Committee in District Associate, Nordbaden. Member, Municipal Council, Disrict Council, Member in Regional Associate.
Chairman, Committee on Food, Agriculture and Forestry. Independent farmer; Honorary Chairman of Forest Co-operative, Mutzenbrunn and of District Farmers’ Associate, Neckar-Odenwaldkreis. Member, of Committee, Farmers’ Union, Württemberg-Baden.
Member, Management Council, Animal Epidemic Fund, Baden-Württemberg. Chairman, Association, of Agricultural Technical School Graduates, Nordbaden. Member of Committee, Agricultural Social Insurance, Baden.
Federal Committee, Member of Board. Raiffeisen Central Co-operative, Baden.