Born in Provadia. He graduated from the University of Veliko Tarnovo “St. St. Cyril and Methodius" with specialty History and Geography (1988 - 1993) with diploma work in medieval archeology. He subsequently obtained a master's degree in Tourism Organization from the Free Faculty of University of Veliko Tarnovo (1990-1991). Since 1993 he has been working as a high school history teacher in his hometown. Since 2005 he has been the director of the newly created Provadia History Museum. His interests are in the study of the ancient and medieval history of the Provadia region.
Since 2005 he has been involved in the archaeological excavations of the prehistoric salt-production and urban center Provadia-Solnitsata.