Party affiliation: Christian Social Party
Town Councillor - Faction leader, Oosterzele, 1983-1988. National Chairman of The Young Christelijke Volkspartij (Christian People's Party), 86. Deputy for the Region of Genl-Eeklo, since 1985, Christelijke Volkspartij (Christian People's Party) Faction Leader.
Mayor of Oosterzele, since 1989. Member Chamber Commissions for State Defence, International Relations, Finance. Member Flemish Council ettees. for International and External Matters, Housing and Urban Redevelopment, Education, Health and Social Security.
Member National Party Leadership. Research assistant, Department of Medical Sociology of the Sociological Research Institute at the Catholic University of Leuven, 85. Higher Institute for Paramedical Professions, Ghent, ^BOSS.