Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party of Germany
Chairman, sub-district Diepholz, Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany). Member, Managing Committee of District, Hannover. Member, Party Council.
Chairman, Working Group of Intra-Party Education. Party Committee; social scientist at Central Science Establishment for Work and Industry, University of Bremen. District Delegate, Union of Pulic Services, Transport and Traffic.