Party affiliation: The Christian Social Union in Bavaria
Member, Youth Union, since 1969. Various functions at area and district level, Christlich Soziale Union (Christian Social Union). Municipal Councillor, Eisenbach, since 1972.
Town Councillor and Deputy Mayor of Obenburg. since 1978. District Councillor; Christlich Soziale Union (Christian Social Union) Party Whip, Miltenberg District Parliament, 198487. District Chairman. Miltenberg, since 1989.
Safety engineer and mechanical engineer. Chief Safety Engineer, AKZO, Obernburg, 1972. Deputy Speaker, Bavarian Industrial Fire Brigade, 18 years.
Chairman TSV Olympia, Eisenbach. Chairman, AKZO male choir.