Governor, Altay Territory
Since 2009 - Governor, the Altai Region.
Since 2005 - Head, the Administration of the Altai region.
In 2004, he headed and organized the activities of a new unit of the Administration of the President of the Russian Federation - the Public Service Division.
2000 to 2004 - State Secretary - First Deputy Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation.
Since 1992 - Head of Section, Head of the Division for Support of Participation of Prosecutors in Arbitration Process, the Office of the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation.
Since 1982 - Deputy Prosecutor of the city of Barnaul, Head of the Prosecutor's Office of the Altai territory. Later, he was transferred to the Office of the Prosecutor General of the USSR, where he replaced the Senior Prosecutor of the Division, Assistant to the Prosecutor General of the USSR for special assignments, Deputy Head of Division.
He started working in the Prosecutor's Office in the city of Biysk, the Altai territory. He worked as an Investigator, Senior Investigator, Assistant City Prosecutor, Deputy District Prosecutor in the city.
In 1972, he graduated from the Sverdlovsk Juridical Institute.
Doctor of Law, Professor. Honorary Lawyer of the Russian Federation. Class 1 Active State Advisor of the Russian Federation.
Honorary Worker of the Prosecutor's Office, Honorary Worker of Justice.
Awarded with the Fourth and Third Class Orders For Merit to the Fatherland, Medal of the Second Class Order For Merit to the Fatherland, multiple medals.