Date of birth 29 January 1958. He graduated from the Sverdlovsk Law Institute with the qualification "lawyer" in 1983. Member of the Federation Council of Federal Assembly of Russia.
Member of the Federation Council Committee on Constitutional Legislation and Judicial and Legal Issues
From 1977 to 1979. served in the Soviet Army.
After graduating from the Sverdlovsk Law Institute from 1983 to 1990. g. worked as legal counsel, chief of the legal department of the Pskov factory gears, then - head of department of the All-Union Law Firm "Contract".
From March to May 1992. was the first deputy chief of staff, Mr.. Pskov on economic reform.
In May 1992, Mr.. appointed head of the Administration of Pskov region.
From 1990 to 1992 i.i. - Deputy Director of the Northwest Center-Union Law Firm "Contract", the first deputy chief of staff, Mr.. Pskov. From May 1992 - Head of Administration of Pskov region. He was elected a deputy of the regional council of the Pskov region.
In November 1993, Mr.. was nominated as a candidate for deputy of the Federation Council 1-th convocation of Pskov "binomial" electoral district N 60. In the elections performed and won as an independent candidate. Was a member of the Federation Council Committee on Constitutional Legislation and Judicial and Legal Issues.
In January 1996, Mr.. joined the Council of Federation of the 2 nd convocation. Dossier on Tumanov VN