He graduated from the Voronezh higher military aviation engineering school (1983), and from the air force Academy named after Yuriy Gagarin (1998).
Since 1983, he was the headquarters chief’s of separate helicopter squadron of fire support tank division assistant, the headquarters chief’s of a separate battalion of airfield and technical support helicopter regiment assistant (combat control), the headquarters chief’s of aviation technical regiment assistant, the headquarters chief’s of fighter aviation division of the Soviet troops group in the German Democratic Republic.
Since 1988, chief’s assistant, the head of the personnel Department of the fighter-bombers aviation division, officer, the personnel Department of the 1st air army of the far Eastern military district of the city of Khabarovsk senior officer . Since 1993, head of the personnel Department, Deputy chief of logistics, head (since 2001) of the Voronezh higher military aviation engineering school (since 2007 - University).
Author of about 70 works. Lieutenant General (2013), Doctor of pedagogical Sciences (2005), Professor (2005).