Party affiliation: Socialist Party
Town Councillor, Cosne, since 1965. District Councillor, canton of Cosne, 1970-1982. Mayor of Cosne, since 1977.
Deputy, Nièvre (constituency: Cosne), 1973-1986 and since 1988. Ambassador; permanent representative of France to the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, 1986-1988. Doctor in AllignyCosne, 1953-1968.
Doctor in Cosne, 1968-1987.