Party affiliation: Socialist Party
Municipal Councillor, 1965. Mayor, Saint-Samson sur Ranсe, 1971. General Councillor, Dinan-Ouest, since 1973.
Senator, Côtes-du-Nord, socialist group, since 1980. Deputy Chairman, National Federation, elected socialists and republicans, 1979. Deputy Chairman, General Council, 1982-1985.
Chairman, Departmental commission, 1976-1980. Regional Councillor, Bretagne, 1976-1986. Deputy-Chmn., Executive Council of Public territorial function, 1984.
Deputy-Chmn., Association of Mayors of France. Chairman, Cultural commission, AMF. Technical teacher, theoretical industrial design 1957-1980.