Party affiliation: Österreichische Volkspartei (ÖVP, Austrian People's Party)
Vice Chairman, Austrian Employers’ and Trade People's Federation. Oberwart local group, 1977-1982, Chairman, since 1982, and Executive District Chairman, since 1985. Provincial Vice-Chairman, Austrian Employers’ and Trade People's Federation, since 1985, and district Chairman, since 1987.
Town councillor. Oberwart, since 1982. Second Deputy Mayor of Oberwart, since 1985. Sent to Bundesrat from Burgenland Provincial Assembly, member of Bundesrat, since 1987.
Practical work experience, Floridsdorf District Court, 1961. Candidate for notary’s office and assistant notary. Oberwart and Mank, Lower Austria, 1963-1975.
Public notary, Oberwart, since 1976.