|Head of the Republic of Mordovia|
Coat of arms of the Mordovia
|Term length||5 years|
|Inaugural holder||Nikolay Merkushkin|
|Formation||22 September 1995|
The position of the Head of the Republic of Mordovia (formerly known as the President of the Republic of Mordovia) is the highest office within the Government of the Republic of Mordovia in Russia. The Head is elected by citizens of Russia residing in the republic. Term of service is five years.
|Name||Took office||Left office|
|Nikolay Merkushkin||22 September 1995||10 May 2012|
|Vladimir Volkov (acting)||10 May 2012||14 May 2014|
|Vladimir Volkov||14 May 2014||12 April 2017|
|Vladimir Volkov (acting)||12 April 2017||present|
- Constitution of the Republic of Mordovia, Article 64.