Party affiliation: Union for French Democracy
Departmental Delegate of the UDF, since 1978. General Councillor, Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, since 1979. Deputy Mayor, Nantes, since 1983.
Chairman, Bureau for the Elderly and Retired, since 1983. Chairman of Community Centre for Social Action, since 1983. Member of the Political Bureau, since 1984, and President of the Departmental Federation, Loire-Atlantique, since 1984.
Deputy, Loire-Atlantique, since 1986. Professional career: French teacher at the Paviot School, Nantes 1967-1980.