Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Appeal
Member of Provincial council of North-Brabant, 1975-1983. Member of First Chamber, since 1983. Pres, of Committee of justice.
Civil servant. Ministry of Defence, 1974-1976. Lawyer, Nauta Dutilh, since 1976. Executive board. West Brabant Higher School.
Substitute-mem. of the Court of Justice at S Heetogenbosch.