Party affiliation: Christian Social Union
Member of Bundestag; member of Young Union Bavaria since 1963. Member of RCDS; District chairman. Young Union, Forchheim, 1971-1973.
Deputy District chairman. Young Union Upper Franconia, 197175. Deputy District chairman, Christlich Soziale Union (Christian Social Union) Forchheim.
Member and deputy Group chairman, Kreistag Forchheim. 1972-1981; Legal civil servant, Landrat office, Coburg, 1974-1980. Assistant, Upper Franconia Government, 1981-1983.
Former senior civil servant.