Born on July 1, 1944 in Burgas. Married, has one son.
Graduated in German Philology from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" 1970. Worked in the field of ethnology. Worked as teacher and ethnolog in the museums in Burgas, Malko Tarnovo, Sozopol, and Nesebar.
Member of the Democratic Party 1991-94. Chair of the Democratic Party organization in Burgas 1990-93. Member of the Democratic Party-1896 (within UDF) since 1994. Chair of the Democratic Party-1896 since 1994. Member of the National Coordination Council of UDF since 1994. MP (elected in Burgas) in the 36th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of UDF). MP (elected in Burgas) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of UDF). Deputy chair of the Committee for Culture in the 37th National Assembly.
Publications: "Eastern Thrace", study 1995.