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Governor of the Murmansk Region

MARINA V. KOVTUN 

Governor of the Murmansk Region

was born on March 10, 1962 in Murmansk.

1980 graduated from Trade College in Penza.

1986 graduated from Higher School of Komsomol (currently – Moscow Humanitarian University)

2001 graduated from North-West Academy of Civil Service (major in Public and Municipal Management)

1986 worked in Murmansk division of All-Union Leninist Young Communist League, later was a head of Kolsky District Komsomol Division

1991 head of Youth policy Division of Kolsky District Executive Committee

1992 head of Division on Taxation of Private and Legal Entities of State Tax Inspection in Kolsky District.

1993 started work in Administration of Murmansk Region, first in Social Security Department, then in Administrative Office.

1994-2005 vice-Chair of Sport and Tourism Committee of Murmansk Region.

2005 deputy head of Department at Federal Tourism Agency

2006-2009 head of Tourism Division at the Department of Economic Development of Murmansk Region.

2009-2011 Aide, then Vice Director General of JSC Kolskaya GMK

Dec. 2011 elected a member of Murmansk Regional Duma (5th Calling)

Apr.4 2012 nominated as Acting Governor of Murmansk Region according to the Decree of the President of Russia

Apr.13 2012 Governor of Murmansk Region