GERB nominated Diana Ivanova аs a candidate running for mayor of Ruse. Currently she is the principal of the Professional clothing school in Ruse. She graduated as a Master of “Production automation” in the “Angel Kanchev” University of Ruse. In 2018 she was honored as a “Principal of the year” by the Syndicate of the Bulgarian teachers. She also owns a certificate for “Ambassador of Ruse” for high achievements and contribution to the good name of the city by presenting it as a modern cultural European centre. Ivanova is also rewarded with the “Neofit Rilski” prize for her long and professional service in the national enlightment in the Ministry of education and science.
The Executive commission of GERB nominated Zdravko Dimitrov as a candidate running for mayor of Plovdiv. He is currently the governor of the city. Dimitrov graduated from the Plovdiv University “Paisii Hiendarski” as a bachelor in “Sports economic”, then as a master in “Psychology”, “Public administration” and “Financial management”. He was rewarded with a medal for his contribution to the Ministry of defense by the minister. For many years Dimitrov was a basketball player and from 1994 to 2007 – a president of the Basketball Club “Academic” – Plovdv. The current mayor of Plovdiv – Ivan Totev – will remain a district coordinator of GERB in the city.
The Executive commission of GERB nominated Stanislav Dechev as a candidate running for mayor of Haskovo. He is currently the governor of the city. Dechev graduated from the Technical University branch in Sofia as a Master of “Automatics and system techniques”. He worked in the State Fund “Agriculture” in Haskovo. Dimitrov was also a municipal councilor in Haskovo.