Vice-president Yuriy Chertok
International Master (1998). Merited Coach of Russia (1998).
Champion USA (2009), Russia (1989) and Kazakhstan (1973, 1975). Silver medalist at the World Intellectual Olympics in London (1999).
Chairman and Chief coach of drafts club “Bashneft” (1999), head coach of Russia (since 1999).
One of the founders of the European club competitions.
One of the founders of the International Federation of checkers (Ufa, Bashkortostan).
He graduated from the Karaganda State Technical University (1979), mining engineer-geophysicist.
Cavalier of the Order of Salavat Yulaev (2001). Honorary member of the FMJD (2013).