Party affiliation: The Christian Social Union in Bavaria
District Chairman. Memmingen. Member, District Committee. Schwaben; Member of Landtag, Bavaria, since 1986.
Secretary of State for Food, Agriculture and Forests, Bavaria, since 1990. Deputy Member of Bundesrat, since 1990. Trainee. Higher Agricultural Service.
Industrial Economy Advisor, 1974-1977. Lecturer in Economics and Agriculture, 1977-1979. Bavarian Ministry of State for Food.
Agriculture and Forests, 1979-1986.