High school teacher/pensionist, Schaan. Studied German and history at the University of Bern. Higher teaching profession. 1980 to 2002 teacher at the Liechtenstein Gymnasium, 1987 to 2002 Vice Rector. 2002 to 2014 Head of Secondary and Higher Education in the School Board. 1997 to 2005 Member of Parliament (FBP), 2001 to 2003 party spokesperson. Since 2015 Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Stein Egerta Institution for Adult Education, since 2017 Chairman of the Matura Commission of the Principality of Liechtenstein. Member of the Board of the Liechtenstein Institute since 2014.