Lvova-Belova Maria

Lvova-Belova,
Maria

Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights
1984
Born on October 25 in Penza.
University degree.
2000–2005
Guitar teacher in children’s music schools No. 1 and No. 5, and at the Culture and Arts College in Penza.
2008–2020
Co-founder and head of Blagovest Penza Regional Public Organisation for Social Adaptation.
2011–2019
Member of the 3rd, 4th and 5th Civic Chambers of the Penza Region.
2014–2020
Founder and Executive Director at Kvartal Lui Autonomous Non-Profit Organisation for Social Adaptation.
2017–2019
Member of the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation.
2018
Founder of Novyie Berega Art Estate, a community for young people with different types of disabilities.
2020–2021
Senator of the Russian Federation representing the executive authority of the Penza Region, member of the Social Policy Committee at the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Special Representative of the Federation Council for interaction with the Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights.
2021
Since October 27 – Presidential Commissioner for Children’s Rights.
Awarded the Presidential Certificate of Honour.
Married, with nine children.