I was referred to THNK by Lisa Ring van Eek.
I have worked in FI RAS as a Research Scientist, Lecturer at KSU, and as Coordinator of the Russian national forest program at IUCN Temperate and Boreal Forest Program. Currently I am the Founder, Chairman of the Council, and Program Coordinator at Friends of the Siberian Forests and Chairman of the Board at the Global Forest Coalition.
I am a government guru in fighting illegal logging in Siberia.
I graduated from Krasnoyarsk State University (KSU) as biologist and attained my PhD from V.N.Sukachev Forest Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (FI RAS) as ecologist. I am also a LEAD fellow.