Member of Parliament Lasithi
- Place AND Date οf Birth:
- Kostis Dermitzakis was born on 29th of July 1953 in Episkopi Ierapetras.
- Marital Status:
- He has three childrens named Maria, Nikolas and Manos.
- Kostis has studied Pharmacy in Palermo, Italy and since 1978 he lives and works permanently in Ierapetra.
During his study years in Palermo, he was appointed as director of the Hellenic Students Democratic Association of Palermo.
He is currently vice president of the Pharmaceutical Association of Lasithi County and representative of the National Pharmaceutical Association. He is a member of SYNASPISMOS ( Coalition of the Radical Left )since 1989 and was also a member of Parliaments’ candidate of its first elections. Formerly, he has also worked in Ierapetra as a district counselor, a deputy mayor, president of the city council and president of the Municipal Cultural Office. Kostis Dermitzakis was an active member and partner of all local newspapers editorial board as well as at the literary magazine ‘Ierapetritiki apopira’ for many years. He has also presented a series of poems called as ‘a journey to Greek poetry’ via broadcasting. He published two poetry collections and a short stories book. Many literary works have received numerous awards in Greece as well as internationally and have also been published in various literary magazines.