Party affiliation: People's Party
District councillor, Heiligenblut, 1964-1969. Town councillor, Lienz, 1974-1980, and since 1983. Member of Tirol Provincial Assembly, 1979-1980.
Member of Nationalrat, for Tirol, since 1986. Teacher, Lienz Municipal School of Commerce, since 1959. Commercial Chairman, Lienz Mountain Railways Joint Stock Company, part time, since 1971.
Principal, Lienz Federal Academy of Commerce, since 1973. Principal, Lienz Federal School of Commerce, since 1973.