Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party of Germany
Member. Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany), November 1989. Head, Potato Wholesale Firm, 2 years. Laboratory head. Plant Protection Office, Chemnitz, 8 years.
Head of section, an agricultural production co-operative, since 1986. Head of Department, Agriculture, District Administration Authorities, Chemnitz, since 1990. Union Member; Member, Committee for Saxony, Agricultural Science Society, former Deutsche Demokratische Republik, since 1990.