Governor of Sumy Oblast

Summary

The Governor of Sumy Oblast is the head of executive branch for the Sumy Oblast.

Governor of Sumy Oblast
Coat of Arms of Sumy Oblast.svg
Seal of Sumy Oblast
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Incumbent
Dmytro Zhyvytskyi

since 25 June 2021
ResidenceSumy
Term lengthFour years
Inaugural holderAnatoliy Yepifanov
1992–1994
Formation1992 as Presidential representative
WebsiteGovernment of Sumy Oblast

The office of Governor is an appointed position, with officeholders being appointed by the President of Ukraine, on recommendation from the Prime Minister of Ukraine, to serve four-year term.

The official residence for the Governor is located in Sumy. President Volodymyr Zelenskyy appointed Dmytro Zhyvytskyi as Governor on 25 June 2021.[1]

GovernorsEdit

  • Anatoliy Yepifanov (1992–1994, as the Presidential representative)
  • Anatoliy Yepifanov (1995–1998, as the Governor)
  • Mark Berfman (1998–1999)
  • Volodymyr Shcherban (1999–2002)
  • Yuriy Zharkov (2002, acting)
  • Volodymyr Shcherban (2002–2005)
  • Mykola Lavryk (2005)
  • Nina Harkava (2005–2006)
  • Volodymyr Sapsai (2006)
  • Pavlo Kachur (2006–2008)
  • Mykola Lavryk (2008–2010, acting to 2009)
  • Yuriy Chmyr (2010–2013)
  • Ihor Yahovdyk (2013–2014)
  • Volodymyr Shulha (2014)
  • Viktor Chernyavskyi (2014, acting)
  • Ivan Borshosh (2014, acting)
  • Mykola Klochko (2014–2019)
  • Vadym Akperov (2019, acting)[2]
  • Iryna Kupreychyk (2019–2020, acting)[3]
  • Roman Hryschenko (2020)[4][5]
  • Serhiy Pakholchuk (2020, acting)[6]
  • Vasyl Khoma (2020–2021)[7]
  • Dmytro Zhyvytskyi (2021-incumbent)[1]

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b (in Ukrainian) Zelensky appointed the head of the Sumy Regional State Administration, Ukrayinska Pravda (25 June 2021)
  2. ^ "Zelensky appoints acting heads of 12 regional state administrations". Interfax-Ukraine. June 11, 2019. Retrieved July 8, 2019.
  3. ^ "Decree of the President of Ukraine № 73/2020". Office of the President of Ukraine (in Ukrainian). Retrieved March 12, 2020.
  4. ^ "Decree of the President of Ukraine № 74/2020". Office of the President of Ukraine (in Ukrainian). Retrieved March 12, 2020.
  5. ^ (in Ukrainian) Zelensky fired three heads of regional state administrations, Ukrayinska Pravda (5 November 2020)
  6. ^ Zelensky appoints temporary heads of three regional state administrations, Ukrinform (10 November 2020)
  7. ^ (in Ukrainian) Zelensky appointed a new head of Sumy region, Ukrayinska Pravda (23 November 2020)

SourcesEdit

  • [1] World Statesmen.org

External linksEdit

  • Government of Sumy Oblast in Ukrainian