In 1978, graduated with honors from the Chelyabinsk Polytechnic Institute (SUSU) majoring in water supply and sewage.
In 1978–1979, a foreman in the Construction Department (SU) “Spetsstroy-2,” then was drafted into the Soviet Army. In 1981, returned to the SU “Spetsstroy-2,” was employed as Senior Supervisor, Chief Engineer, and Head of the Department. From 1992 to 1996, General Director of ZAO Entos (CJSC). Later, was elected as a deputy of the Chelyabinsk City Duma.
From 1998 to the 2000s, Deputy Head of Chelyabinsk for Housing and Utilities. Later, Deputy Director of the Department of Construction, Housing and Utilities of the Ministry of Regional Development of Russia.
In 2006, Deputy Minister of Construction, Infrastructure, and Road Facilities of the Chelyabinsk Region; from 2008, First Deputy Minister.From September 2009, Minister of Construction, Infrastructure and Road Facilities of the Chelyabinsk Region. Since January 2015, Minister of Construction and Infrastructure of the Chelyabinsk Region