Liu Ning, male, Han Nationality, was born in 1962 and is a native of Liaoning Province. He graduated from Department of Hydraulic Engineering at Tsinghua University. He received an On-the-job Masters Degree of Engineering Management and an On-the job Doctorate of Hydrology and Water Resource from the Wuhan School of Water Resource and Hydropower. Fro 2009 to 2017 he was Vice-Minister and a Member of the Leading Party Group of the Ministry of Water Resources.
In 2017 he became Deputy Secretary of the CPC Qinghai Provincial Committee and in 2018 he was elected Governor of Qinghai Province. He is an alternate member of the 19th CPC Central Committee.