Aleksei Babii lives in Krasnoyarsk and is chair of the Krasnoyarsk Memorial Society. Aleksei Babii was born in 1954 in Chita region. In 1971 he graduated from the Mathematics Faculty of Krasnoyarsk State University. He worked for many years as a computer programmer. Since 1988 he has been a member of Krasnoyarsk Memorial Society, becoming chair of the Society in 2003.