Paul JanickiEmail: p_janicki@hotmail.com

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)

Other:
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

Education:
York University, Toronto (Psychology)

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

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