|Savchenko, Vadim Parfenyevich
General Director Of the folk art crafts "Tvorchestvo" association.
Born April 8, 1939 in Sokol, Vologda oblast. Graduated from Leningrad Technical School #2 as an electro- and gas- welder, and from Leningrad State University Historical Faculty. Worked as Party and Komsomol Leader at the New-Admiralty factory. From 1957 to 1961 served in the Navy. Worked as the Director of the Design Industrial Complex, and as the Director of the Leningrad Branch of the Russian Federation Art Fund.
Since 1988, has been General Director of the Association.
Honourary Worker of Culture.
Chairman of the board of the "Folk Art Crafts" Association of St. Petersburg and Leningrad oblast.
Married, with son.