1953 born Burg/Fehmarn
1973 Matriculation
1973-78 studies at the "Pädagogische Hochschule Kiel" (Biology and Arts)
1978 State examination, Masters degree received in Education
1979-83 Goldsmith apprenticeship with Wilhelm Buchert
1983-89 Employed by Wilhelm Buchert
1989 "Master" Examination Goldsmith
1992 Independent studio, Hohenhude
    Awards:
1979 Honorable Mention "Schmuck am Objekt"
1982 2nd prize and Honourable Mention in "Degussa Wettschmieden", an International Competition
1986 1st prize/supporting prize "Form im Kreis in Elfenbein", an International Competition

Public Collections:
Deutsches Elfenbeinmuseum Erbach
Various National and International Exhibitions