Born April 14, 1964 in g. Chagoda Vologda region.
. In 1988 he graduated from the Higher Komsomol School of the Central Committee of Komsomol.
. His professional activity began to car mechanic Chagoda Forestry Administration, then served in the army.
. From 1988 to 1990 - first secretary Chagoda District Komsomol Committee.
. From 1991 to 1996 - General Director of JSC "Chagoda.
. In October 1996, was elected head of government Chagoda district of the Vologda region.
. According to the results of voting at elections not held in the State Duma, but the February 4, 2000 became a deputy, with a mandate Vladimir Platov, ahead of Warsaw opera house.
. In the State Duma deputies registered in the Unity faction.
. Member of the State Duma Committee on Energy, Transport and Communication.
. May 27, 2000 at the founding congress of the "Unity" was elected a member of the Central Control and Auditing Commission of the Party.
. He has a son and a daughter.