Born on Feb. 16, 1953 in Kyustendil. Married, has one son.
Graduated from the University for National and World Economy in Sofia. Senior assistant professor of politilogy. Journalist. Expert in the field of culture and mass communications. Member of BSP. MP (elected in Kyustendil) in the 36th National Assembly (Parliamentary Union for Social Democracy). Deputy chairman of the Committee on Culture in the 36th National Assembly. MP (elected in Kyustendil) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Left). Chairman of the Committee on Culture in the 37th National Assembly.
Publications: "The Parliament as a "Puppet Show".