Jovan Kalaba

Born on January 2, 1958 in Srnetica, Titov Drvar Municipality. He completed elementary school in Sanski Most, and he completed the secondary school and the Faculty of Law in Banja Luka.

Working experience:

  • From 1981 to 1987 Yugoslavian Railways, Basic Association of Associated Labor for electrotechnical affairs Banja Luka, different duties, ranging from a trainee to legal affairs officer;
  • From 1987 to 1992 company “Oteks” Ohrid, representative for Bosanska Krajina region;
  • From 1996 to 1998 “Basket Borac Komerc” Banja Luka, manager of branch office;
  • From 1998 to 2007 director of a catering company “Beograd” Banja Luka;
  • From 2007 to 2008 “Urban planning institute RS”, Banja Luka, senior expert officer;
  • Since 2008 working in the “Employment Institute of RS”, branch office Banja Luka;

From 2008 to 2012 head of the branch office, and from 2011 working as the senior specialist for exercise of the rights of unemployed persons;


Following active sporting career, engaged in numerous sports activities, one of the founders of the RS Water polo Union and BiH Water polo Federation.


He actively participated in all electoral processes since 2000 either as an observer at the polling station or in the local election commission.