Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Union of Germany
Member, Youth Union, Ludwigsburg. 1973; Member, Christian Democratic Union. Ravensburg, 1982; Area Chairman, Ravensburg. since 1986.
Member, District Committee, since 1987. Trainee for grammar school office, Ravensburg, 1982-1984. Doctorate at Roman Seminar, University of Tubingen, 1985.
Employee, teaching office. Free Catholic Grammar School, Ravensburg.