Born and raised in Berchtesgadener Land, Germany. After graduating from high school studied political science and sociology at the Philipps-University in Marburg.
Active for many years as budget director with an advertising agency based in Frankfurt. Parallel creation of a calendar publishing housein 2007. Earned several awards at the International Calendar Show in Stuttgart. In 2013, professional change focussingon the subject of artistic photography and moving to Worpswede. Since 2014 regular exhibition activity. Founding member of the Worpswede Photofestival »RAW« in 2015.
I understand myself as an autonomous, visual artist, live both in Wiesbaden and Worpswede and view the world as my workplace. I am the director of the »RAW Phototriennale Worpswede«, member of the Professional Association of Visual Artists e.V. (BBK) and appointed member of the German Society for Photography e.V. (DGPh).