Nadezhda Nikolova MIHAYLOVA

Born on Aug. 8, 1962 in Sofia. Married, has two daughters.

Graduated in Bulgarian Philology from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" 1985. Post-graduate studies in foreign policy and high state administration at the Congress of the USA and at Harvard University, USA.

Member of the Radical Democratic Party (within UDF). Chair of the press-center of UDF 1991 and 1993-94. Spokesperson of UDF since 1993. Spokesperson of the UDF cabinet 1992. Member of the National Executive Council and deputy chair of UDF since Apr.1995 (reelected Feb. 1997). MP (elected in Veliko Tarnovo) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of UDF). Acting representative in the Bulgarian delegation in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe in the 37th National Assembly. Deputy chair of the Committee on Parliamentary and Public Relations of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council Europe since Sept. 1995.