Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party of Germany. Green Party
Active in the Easter March, Opponents of Nuclear Weapons, since 1962. Member of Association of German Socialist Students, 1962 until its dissolution. Active in the Women’s Movement and Day-Nursery Movement, 1970-1974.
Member of SPD group, municipal council, Ulm, 1975-1980. Member of Die Grime group, municipal council, Ulm, 1984-1987. Spokeswoman of Die Grüne group.
Member of Bundestag, party list of BadenWürttemberg, since 1987. Member of the Lesbians Association (Lesbenring). Political Councillor, since 1991.
Professional career: self-employed interior designer, Ulm, since 1979.