Born on April 8, 1980 in Diaserya Settlement, Ust-Kulom Region, Komi ASSR.
Education: Syktyvkar State University, a degree in Social Work (2003).
2000-2001: instructor, sports and recreation base Beliy Bor, Syktyvkar;
2002: instructor, children recreation camp of JSC Mariysky Pulp and Paper (Volzhsk); instructor of profile education camp, Management Reserve Lyceum (Syktyvkar);
2003-2007: Additional Education Teacher, Social Worker, Chief of the Education Department at Management Reserve Lyceum (Syktyvkar);
2007-2010: Leading Specialist, Leading Specialist-Expert, Chief Expert, Expert Consultant, Management Unit of the Committee on Social Policy, the State Council of the Republic of Komi;
2010-2011: Deputy Head of Syktyvkar Municipal Urban District Administration;
2011-2015: Head of Ust-Kulom Municipal District; Head of Ust-Kulom Municipal District Administration;
November 2015 – September 23, 2016: Chairman, Budget, Taxes and Economic Policy Committee, the State Council of the Republic of Komi;
On September 22, 2016 he was empowered a member of the Federation Council, the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation from the Government of the Republic of Komi. D. Shatokhin is a member of the Federation Council Committee on Budget and Financial Markets.
2004-2007: a member of the Youth Public Chamber of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation;
2004-2007: Director, Council of the Youth Parliament of the Republic of Komi non-commercial partnership;
2007: member of the Public Chamber of the Republic of Komi;
2012: member of the Board of Trustees, Kebanyel Minors Rehabilitation Centre;
2015: Chairman, Association, Council of Municipalities of the Republic of Komi.
Member of the United Russia political party, member of the political council of the Regional Branch of the United Russia all-Russian political party.
Awards and distinctions
The Republic of Komi distinction badge For Merit for the Republic of Komi (2011);
Diocesan Medal of Three Saints Gerasim, Pitirim and Iona of Syktyvkar and Vorkuta Diocese, the Russian Orthodox Church (2012);
Acknowledgement of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Komi (2013);
Certificate of Honour, the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Komi (2013);
Acknowledgement of the Election Commission of the Republic of Komi (2013);
Certificate of Merit of the Republic of Komi (2014)