Date of Birth: 11/30/1947
Place of birth: a. Kalinowski Alexandrovsky district of Stavropol Territory
He graduated from the Military Academy of Frunze (1977) and the General Staff Academy (1987).
He served in the Transcaucasus, the Pacific border districts, the central office of the border troops.
The border troops held all command positions of deputy chief of the frontier post to the District Commander.
Since July 1988 - Chief of Staff of the troops of the North-West Frontier District, and since August 1992 - the district commander. Since July 2000 years- first deputy presidential representative in the Northwest Federal District. It coordinates the work of the military and law enforcement agencies within the county. In December 2001, he was appointed head of the North-West Customs Administration.
He was awarded the Order of the Red Star, Order of Military Merit medals.
Hobbies: fishing, hunting.
He is married and has a son and two daughters.