Party affiliation: People's Union
Local councillor, Hamme, since 1976. Provincial Senator, east flanders, 1979-1981. Senator, Dendermonde - Sint - Niklaas district 1981-1985.
Senator, Dendermonde - Sint - Niklaas district, since 1988. Deputy chair, VU party in the senate. Member, senate commissions on social affairs, public health and the environment, naturalisation.
Secretary, Flemish Council commission on welfare and health. Member, Flemish Council commissions on the environment, conservation of nature and rural planning, sport and tourism. Member, VU party committee.
Member, VU party council. Member. VU district Committee & council. Member, VU branch Committee, Hamme.
Party leader. VU party, Hamme. General practitioner, Hamme, since 1962. General practitioner tutor, Interuniversitair Centrum voor Huisartsopleiding (interuniversity centre for general practitioner’s training), since 1987.