He was born in Sırçalık village, Acıpayam district of Denizli province. He graduated from Sırçalık Village primary school, Pamukkale secondary school, Denizli High School and Ankara University Faculty of Political Sciences in 1978.
He was appointed officer in attendance to Denizli province in 1979. He served as deputy district governor of Hassa district of Hatay province and Zara district of Sivas province. After completing the District Governor Training Program, he was assigned as district governor of Koyulhisar district of Sivas province and Cihanbeyli district of Konya province. He was in England from 1992 to 1993. He served as deputy governor of Kocaeli, İstanbul and Trabzon provinces. He is one of the deputy governors of İzmir province since 17.09.2012. He is married and father of a daughter and a son.