Born April 14, 1951 in g. Tavda Sverdlovsk region.
. Heat power in 1973 he graduated from the Faculty of the Ural Polytechnic Institute, specializing in nuclear plant ", in 1996, graduated from the Academy of State Service under the President of Russia, specializing in Business Management.
. In 1973 - 77 he worked in the Sverdlovsk Branch of Scientific Research and Design Institute of Power Engineering (SF NIKIET) in the positions of engineer, the shift reactor.
. In 1977 - 79 - on the Komsomol.
. In 1979 he returned to SF NIKIET, where he worked as a senior engineer, team leader, department head.
. In 1990 - 92 - Chairman of the Executive Committee Zarechny the County Council, then head of the administration Zarechny soviet, in 1992 - 96 - Head of Administration, Mr.
. In 1991 - 93 - Member of the Sverdlovsk Oblast Council of People's Deputies, member of the Small Council.
. Since 1996 - Head of municipal formation "The City Zarechnyj" in 1997 - while the vice-president of the Union science towns in Russia.
. 19 December 1999 was elected to the State Duma of the third convocation.
. In the State Duma in January 2000 became a deputy group "People's Deputy"
. On January 26, 2000 - Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Local Government.
Hobbies - gardening.
Married. Wife, Valentina Arturovna - Engineer Beloyarsk NPP. Sons Alexander and Andrew.