Paul JanickiEmail:

From: Markham ON

District 2:
Markham, Ontario, Canada

Board Committees:
Bridge, Credentials, and Executive Committee

Bridge experience:
I learned to play in 1964 and started to play regularly in 1984. My proudest bridge moment is winning the Silver Medal in the 1999 Canadian Open Pairs Championship.

Volunteer service:
Club manager in the early 1990s, Unit 246 Secretary 1997-2008, ACBL Board of Governors 2005-7, District Director since 2009, Zone 2 WBF rep since 2013 (Systems and Seniors Committees)

Bridge teacher since 1992, bridge coach since 1998, captain of the Canada Senior team at the
2014 World Championship in Sanya, China

Career/professional activities:
Retired in 2014. Worked as a statistician in Government of Canada Census Bureau, as the editor and writer for Chess Canada magazine, programmer and systems analyst with IBM and AT&T

York University, Toronto (Psychology)

Hobbies and interests:
Personal finance and investing, chess, history, science and gardening

Wife, Joo-Hee (Goodwill Committee co-chair); daughter, Katherine, and son, Christopher
(caddied at 26 NABCs and in 44 different states)