Chairman of Minsk Oblast Council of Deputies
Born in 1957 in Golovachi, Uzda region, Minsk oblast.
In 1984 he graduated from Vitebsk State Medical Institute.
I. Lipnitsky started his labour activity in 1974 on farm "Neman", Uzda region, Minsk oblast. After military service in the Soviet Army and studying in Vitebsk State Medical Institute from 1984 to 1985, he worked as a intern in internal medicine, Soligorsk central hospital, Minsk oblast. From 1985 to 2000, he was chief physician in Timkovichi local hospital, Kopyl region, Minsk oblast, from 2000 to 2005 - Head of SO "Uzda Region Territorial Medical Association."
From 2005 to 2012 - Head of the Health Department of the Minsk Oblast Executive Committee, from 2012 to 2013 - Deputy Minister of Health of the Republic of Belarus.
In January 2013 he was elected Chairman of Minsk Oblast Council of Deputies.