Ksenia received her Master's in German Studies at Moscow State Humanitarian University. Later she graduated from Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov School of Documentary Films and Theatre in Moscow. For many years Ksenia worked in the field of film programming and festival advising. She worked as a programming director for the Documentary Film Center (first Russian documentary cinema). Alumni of Ex Oriente (2018) and Eurodoc (2019), participant of IDFA Forum, recipient of IDFA Bertha Fund, recipient of the first award of Baltic Sea Docs. Ksenia is a founder of DOCS VOSTOK, a Moscow-based film company with a focus on the production of independent creative documentaries from Eastern Europe and CIS countries.