Party affiliation: Socialist Party
Municipal Councillor, ClermontFerrand, 1965, re-elected 1971, 1977 and 1983-1989. General Councillor, Puy-de-Dôme, 1970-1988. Member, Auvergne Regional Council, since 1974, and Chairman, 1977-1986.
Deputy, socialist, Puy-de-Dôme,, re-elected 1981, 1986, and 1988. Chairman, board of directors, Bank for Equipment and Supply to Local Collectives (CAECL), 198186. Deputy chairman, tourism council, 1982-1986.
Deputy chairman. Council of European communes and regions, since 1982. History and geography teacher. Lycée Blaise-Pascal, ClermontFerrand.