Донка Михайлова

Donka Mihailova

Mayor of Troyan Municipality

Date and place of birth: April 20, 1959, Troyan;

Marital Status: Married with two daughters;

Education: Higher economic education from VFSI “D. A. Tsenov” – Svishtov, specialty “Finance and credit”;


For many years she worked in the non-governmental sector, she was the chairman of the “Knowledge” Association in Lovech;
Since 2016, he has been the Deputy Chairman of the Board of the National Association of Municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria;
Donka Mihailova is a Member of Parliament in the 40th National Assembly for the Hunting Region;
Expert of the National Association of Municipalities, Open Society Institute, Institute of Public Administration, etc.;
Member of the CS of NSORB /term 2011 – 2015/;
Specialist in the field of social policy and civil society;
She is an evaluator of the operational programs, works actively on the planning and programming processes for the upcoming planning period.
Mayor of the Municipality of Troyan for the term 2011-2015 and 2015-2019. The first female mayor of the Municipality. Mayor of the citizens for the term 2015-2019 and three times designated as Mayor of the Year in the category of medium-sized municipalities. Nomination of the Institute for Innovation in Politics, which honored 80 European politicians, chosen by 1000 citizens from all countries of Europe. Deputy Chairman of the National Association of Municipalities. Member of Parliament in the 40th National Assembly.

During her mandate, 85% of the city’s plumbing infrastructure was replaced, all state and municipal buildings, the buildings of the cultural institutions in Troyan, and a large part of the educational institutions were renovated. Funds for infrastructure in the villages have been increased three times.