NAME: VIKTOR TOLOKONSKY
BORN: 27 May 27, 1953 in Novosibirsk.
EDUCATION: *Mr Tolokonsky graduated from the Economics Department of the Novosibirsk Institute of National Economy and completed postgraduate studies at Novosibirsk State University.
CAREER: *From 1981 to 1991 Mr Tolokonsky held executive posts in the Novosibirsk Region Executive Committee. *From 1991 to 1993 he was deputy chairman of the Novosibirsk Municipal Executive Committee. *From 1993 to 1999 Mr Tolokonsky served as mayor of Novosibirsk. *From January 2000 to September 2010 he served as head of the Administration, Governor of the Novosibirsk Region. *In September 2010 Mr Tolokonsky was appointed Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Siberian Federal District..
MISCELLANEOUS: *Married, with two children. *Mr Tolonsky was awarded the Order for Service to the Fatherland IV degree, the Order of Friendship, Medal for Merit in all-Russian Population Census, as well as orders of the Russian Orthodox Church and the Public Recognition golden badge of honour. *Winner of the national prize The Best Governor of Russia.
SUBORDINATES: *The Siberian Federal District consists of Krasnoyarsk Krai, Tomsk Oblast, Irkutsk Oblast, Ust-Ordynsky Buryat Autonomous Area, Novosibirsk Oblast, Altai Krai, Kemerovo Oblast, the Republic of Khakassia, the Republic of Altai, the Republic of Tyva, Omsk Oblast, Republic of Buryat, and Chita Oblast.