Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party of Germany
Regional Chairman; Member, sub-district Committee, Neunkirchen. Area Associate, Dirmingen. Chairman, Municipal Associate, Eppelborn, since 1974.
Member. International Parliamentarians’ Council, Rheinland-Pfalz, Luxemburg. Lotharingen and Saarland. Municipal Councillor, Eppelborn.
1975-1991; Party-Whip, Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany), 1975-1990. Managing Officer, National Clinic Building Office, Saarbrücken, until 1975. Federal Chairman, German Master Builders Union.
Chairman, Industry Associate, Saarland. President, Union of Public Services, Transport and Traffic.