Senator, Aveyron, since 1989. Civil admin; assistant, to Sub-Dir. of Social Professions, Ministries of Health and of Labour, 1974-1977. Head, Bureau of Initial Training for Social Professions, 1977-1978.
Sub-Prefect; Director of the Cabinet of the Prefect of Poitou-Charentes, 1978-1980. Technical adviser to the Cabinet of the Minister of Health and Social Security, 1980-1981. Head, Board of Studies and Programming at the General Board of Health and Hospitals, 1981-1982.
Dir.-Gen. of Services of the General Council of Aveyron, 1982-1987. Dir.-Gen. of Services of the Regional Council of Midi-Pyrénées, since 1987.