Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party
Former Town Councillor, Alenquer. Former Member, Parish Assembly, Aldeia da Gavinha. Former Member, Social Democratic Party National Council.
Former Social Democratic Party Representative to the European Economic Community as Member of Portuguese Parliamentary Committee on European Integration. Deputy, Assembly of the Republic, 1981 -. Member, Leadership of Social Democratic Party Parliamentary Group.
Vice President, Social Democratic Party District Political Committee, Lisbon. Member, Alenquer Municipal Assembly. Wine colour technician.
Former Vice-President, Alenquer wine co-operative. Technical Director, Labrugeira and Carvoeira Wine Co-operative.