Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Union of Germany
District Chairman, Christian Democratic Union, Chemnitz, 1988-1990. Regional Chairman, Saxony, 1990-1991. Member of Executive, Christian Democratic Union, Germany, 1990-1991.
Member of the Volkskammer, March-Oct. 1990; Minister in Office of Prime Minister. Deutsche Demokratische Republik, April-Oct.
1990; member, Bundestag. Manager, various textile companies, 1969-1988. President of Saxony Football Association.