Born 1946. He graduated from the Kuban Agricultural Institute
Discipline "scientist-agronomist and Rostov Higher Party School. Chairman Krasnodar traffic organization "Our Home - Russia". He began his career as a driver of the kolkhoz. Later he worked as an agronomist, chief of the district agriculture department, director of forestry.
From 1987 to 1990 he worked as first secretary of Party Committee Labinsk.
Since December 1991. - Director of the State Farm "Labinsky".
Chairman Labinsk District Council of People's Deputies.
Since February 1993. was chief of staff Kurganinsk Area. August 1994, Mr.. appointed head of Administration of Krasnodar Region. He was a member of the Federation Council of Federal Assembly of Russia, Federation Council Committee on Social Policy.
In July 1996, Mr.. - Removed from his post presidential decree.
In October 1996, Mr.. to stand for election governor of Khabarovsk Krai. Elections lost by typing 1,2 per cent of the vote. Dossier on Kharitonov, EM