Born on Sept. 9, 1955 in Ruse. Married, has one son.
Completed the Russian language high school in Ruse. Graduated in Bulgarian Philology from Veliko Tarnovo University "St. St. Cyril and Methodius". Post-graduate studies in cinema dramaturgy at the National Academy for Theatrical and Film Art "Krastyo Sarafov". Editor in the local TV centers in Ruse and Varna 1977-79. Editor, secretary in charge and deputy editor-in-chief of "Svetlostruy" almanac - Ruse, 1981-90.
Member of BSP since BSP. Chairman of the Municipal Council and the Regional Council of BSP in Ruse since 1990. Member of the Supreme Council of BSP 1990-91 and since 1994. Member of the Presidency of BSP 1990-91. MP (elected in Ruse) in the 7th Grand National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of BSP). MP (elected in Ruse) in the 36th National Assembly (Parliamentary Union for Social Democracy). MP (elected in Ruse) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Left).
Publications: novels "Plaster Angel", "The Son of Maria", "Ground Floor"; stage-plays "Audacious Conduct", "A Casual Relative".