Oleg Leonidovich Manuilo

Director of Civil Defence and Population Protection Department, Lieutenant General.
Manuilo Oleg Leonidovich was born on October 17, 1969, in the town of Velikaya Aleksandrovka, Velikaya Alexandrovka District, Kherson Region, Ukraine.
He is married and has three children.
In 1990, he graduated from Ryazan Lenin Higher Airborne Command School, in 1998, from Frunze Military Academy with the specialty in "Command-staff operational-tactical combined-arms with the airborne specialization", in 2007, from the North-West Branch of the Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation with the the specialty in "State and municipal management", and, in 2010, he defended his thesis for the degree of PhD in Pedagogical Sciences.
In the period from 1986 to 1998, he served in the airborne troops in various command positions in the composition of the Western Group of Forces in Turkestan, Leningrad and Far Eastern military districts.
From 1993 to 1995, he served as part of the UN peacekeeping force in the Republic of Yugoslavia.
Starting from 1998, he served in the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry in the positions of: chief of the airborne service of a detached mechanized regiment, chief of staff - deputy head of a rescue center, division head, directorate head, deputy head of the North-West Regional Center, from 2007 to 2014 - Head of Russian Emergencies Ministry Main Directorate for the Republic of Komi, from April 2014 till October 3, 2014 - Deputy Head of the Department of Fire and Rescue Forces and Special Units, from October 3, 2014 to December 3, 2014 - Head of the Directorate for Civil Defense and Population Protection, Since December 3, 2014 - Acting Head of the Directorate of Civil Defence and Population Protection.
He was awarded the Order "For Military Merit" and the medal "In the Service of Peace", 16 ministerial awards.