Born May 26, 1955 in g. Chelyabinsk.
In 1974 he graduated from the Chelyabinsk mounting College. In 1987 he graduated from the Sverdlovsk Higher Military-Political Panzer Artillery School.
In 1974 worked fitters in the trust "Vostokmetallurgmontazh.
From 1974 to 1976 been serving. After the service remained in the Armed Forces.
. From April to December 1976 - Technician in / h 14443 Siberian Military District.
. From 1976 to 1981 was on the Komsomol in parts of the Siberian Military District.
. From July 1981 to 1982 - a master of construction management "Gidrospetsstroy" trust "Yuzhuralspetsstroy (r
. In 1982 - the deputy company commander for political affairs in / h 11386 Ural Military District.
. From November 1982 to September 1985 - Secretary of the Committee of Komsomol in / h 34575 Ural Military District.
. In 1985 - 87 - deputy company commander for political affairs in / h 75140.
. In 1987 - 88 - deputy commander of the landing-assault reconnaissance company of the political section in / h 77176 Turkestan Military District
. In 1988 - 89 - commander of propaganda and agitation in / h 77176.
. In 1989 - 92 - deputy commander of the battalion on the political part of the Chelyabinsk military vehicle engineering school (CHVVAIU).
. In 1992 - the senior assistant to the head office to work with staff on the socio-legal work CHVVAIU.
. From November 1992 to February 1994 was seconded to the Office of Tax Investigation with the State Tax Inspectorate of the Chelyabinsk region.
. From February to November 1994 - specialist category 1 own security department of the Office of the Department of Tax Police of Russia's Chelyabinsk region.
. In 1994 - 98 - responsible duty, the chief duty of the Office of the Federal Service of Tax Police of Russia's Chelyabinsk region.
. Since February 1998 - Chairman of the Chelyabinsk regional branch of Russia public organization "Russia's Union of Veterans of Afghanistan" (RSVA) on a voluntary basis.
. 19 December 1999 was elected to the State Duma of the third convocation.
. Military rank - lieutenant colonel.
. He was awarded orders and medals.
. Has two children.