Born 3 May 1973 in Khabarovsk.
Irina dedicated her life to journalism when she was just 13. As a teenager, she joined the Youth Correspondent Club in the Committee for Television and Radio Broadcasting of the Far East. At the same time, she started going on air and creating segments for childrens programmes.
1995 graduated Pedagogical Institute of the Pacific National University, majoring in History. She was immediately hired as a reporter by All-Russia State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK).
She has been working as a reporter for 23 years. She headed the information editorial board of Russia channel in Khabarovsk.
She is currently hosting political and economic shows and interviews for VGTRK.
Host of Vesti Economics TV show.
She was awarded with Honorary diplomas of the Government of the Russian Federation, Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy of the President of the Russian Federation in the Far Eastern District, Chairman of the CEC, Governor of the Khabarovsk Region, Mayor of Khabarovsk.
Worked on filming of the RussiaEU summit, the International Economic Forum on Rhodes Island (Greece).
Has a 6 y.o. daughter.
Bibliophile. Collects a personal library and rare editions.