Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party of Germany
Member of Bundestag; member ofÖTV, AWO, ASB, Action Friedensdorf e.V. Oberhausen. Member of council SC Red-White Oberhausen. Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany) local assn, chairman, 1973-1977.
Member of Sub-district committee, 1976-1978. Chairman. Sub-district Oberhausen since 1978. Military service, 1958-1959.
Former town social adviser. Social worker.