Party affiliation: Centre Party
Researcher, Ministry of Labour, 1972-1973. Planning chief, Province of Lapland Provincial Government, 1984-1987. City manager, Kemijârvi, since 1986.
Member of Parliament, since 1991. Member, Admin. Committee. Member, Defence Committee.
Member. Economic Committee. Chief registrar in the accounting office, Central Statistical Office, 19731975. Planning secretary. City of Kemijârvi, 1975-1984.