Born in 1962 in Khmelnytsty Rgn.
- Royal College of Defence Studies, London, UK (2007)
- Air Field Operations Officer School, Biloxy, MS, US (2001)
- Squadron Officer School, Montgomery, AL, US (1994)
- Defence Language Institute, San Antonio, TX, US (1994)
- Chernihiv Higher Military Air Force Academy, Ukraine (1984)
- 1980-2001 – Air Force active service (Cadet, Instructor Pilot, Flight Commander, Squadron Commander, Deputy Air Force Base Commander. Participated in two UN peacekeeping operations, Lt.Colonel (Ret).
- 2001-2004 – Razumkov Centre.
- 2004-2005 – State Company Ukroboronservice.
- 2005-2008 – Ministry of Defence of Ukraine, Head Organisational and Analytical Division – First Assistant to Minister of Defence.