Born on March 22, 1961 in Haskovo. Married, has two children.
Graduated in Philosophy from Sofia University ôSt. Kliment Ohridski" 1987. Worked as miner and as teacher in French in Parvomay.
Chair of the Coordination Council of UDF in Parvomay. Member of the National Coordination Council of UDF since 1995. Chair of the National Election Commission of UDF for the municipal elections in 1995. MP (elected in Plovdiv region) in the 36th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of UDF). MP (elected in Plovdiv region) in the 37th National Assembly (Parliamentary Group of UDF). Deputy chair of the Parliamentary Group of UDF in the 37th National Assembly. Deputy chair of the Committee on Local Administration, Administrative and Territorial Structure and Regional Policy in the 37th National Assembly. Secretary on Internal Affairs in the Presidency since Jan. 1997.