Graduated from Moscow State University of Geodesy and Cartography in 1996 with a degree in Applied Geodesy and a specialization in Economics and the Organization of Geodesic Production. In 2003 Zolina completed training and professional certification at the Moscow School of Economics in the Accounting and Audit Department, with a specialty in Accounting and Analysis of Economic Activity. In 2007 she graduated from the Graduate School of Performing Arts at the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts (GITIS) with a specialty in Performing Arts Management.
She began her career in 1993 at the Vakhtangov Theatre. Other positions have included:
1996 to1997 - Energy Managment at Baikonur cosmodrome, 4th department.
1997 - manager at Everest Corporation law firm.
1997 to 2005 - "intro to" director at LLC law firm
2005 to present - director of Yulia Rutberg's Art Forum theatre project.
2006 to 2007 - head of PR department at Moscow's Theater of the Moon.
2010 to present - Lecturer in Production and Management of Performing Arts at the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts (GITIS). Courses include Computer Science and Marketing and Advertising.
Is currently a candidate for a graduate degree at the Department of Production and Management of Performing Arts at the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts (GITIS).
Producer of numerous independent theater projects.
Began working at the Stanislavsky Electrotheatre in July 2013.