Party affiliation: Swedish People's Party of Finland
Chairman, Municipal Council of Pietarsaari Province, 1969. Chairman, Central Council, Malmi District Hospital. 1970-1988; member. Council of Vaasa Province District Planning Association, 1977-1980.
Chairman, Central Council, Svenska Finlands Lárarfórbund, 1978-1979. Member of Eduskunta, since 1979. Member, Advisory Committee on War Veteran Affairs, since 1979.
Vice-Chairman, Admin. Board of Vaasa Health Care Region, 1980-1984. RKP Labour Commission, 1981.
Member. Presidential Electorate 1982. State Auditor. since 1984. Member of the Eduskunta, since 1988.
Chairman, Central Organisation for Swedish Municipalities in Finland. since 1989. Chairman, Swedish People's Party Parliamentary Group. 1991 -; Member, State Advisory Committee on Athletic Affairs.
Director, Forsby Primary School (Pietarsaari), 1962-1964. Director, Kyrkoby School, 1964-1979.