Member of Parliament Kilkis
- Place and Date οf Birth:
- Was born on 21/01/1952, at AnoApostolous of the county of Kilkis.
- Marital Status:
- He is married with Mrs. EleniHrisostomidou and has two sons, Stefano and Dimitri, both doctors in theirprofession.
- Graduate of the Scholl of Pharmacy, of Pavia University in Italy,which practiced pharmacy from 1980 to 1983 at the city of Kilkis. He then joined theAgricultural Insurance Organisation (O.G.A.), of which became Head of Audit for several years with main responsibility the district of Central Macedonia.
Elected in the October 2009 national elections, with the party of P.A.S.O.K.
Elected in the May 2012 national elections and re-elected for the third consecutive time in the repetitive elections held on July, of the same year
Refused to vote any austerity measures, resulting to his deletion from the party of P.A.S.O.K.
Member of the standing committees of Health & Social Security, Regional & Narcotics, as well as the committee of National Defense
Participated as member of the permanent committee of Research & Development, special committee of Social Affairs and that of the Social Security System monitoring
Was one of the initiators for the creation of the Parliamentary group of independent members, who also served as chairman
He was elected as governor at the county of Kilkis for almost two terms, until 2002, having concluded important projects in the wider area, especially in the sector of infrastructure.
During his term as governor, managed with transparency projects of about 120 million EUROS, projects primarily focused on development and social character that contributed to the improvement of the living standards of Kilkis.