Party affiliation: Italian Socialist Party
Student activist. Catholic Action. Joined Partito Socialista Italiano (Italian Socialist Party), 1972. Member. Central Committee, Socialist Bureau.
Member of local council, Nardô, since 1975. Member of National Ass. Member of the Senate for Gallipoli-Galatina, since 1987, Secretary of Presidential Council, Senate, member of Committees for Public Education, Culture, Universities, Scientific Research and Sport.
Associate Professor, Moral Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, Lecce University.