Leo WenigerEmail: district1director@acbl.org

From: Halifax, Nova Scotia

District 1: Eastern Ontario, Quebec and the Atlantic Provinces

Board Committees: Bridge, Clubs Task Force, and Honorary Member

Bridge experience

I have been playing off and on for 50+ years. My proudest achievement is representing Canada at the World Championships in Lille and Montreal.

Volunteer service

President of District 1 for 20+ years, Vice President of District 1 and Unit 230, a long-time member of the Goodwill Committee, Zone Director on the Canadian Bridge Federation Board and was Vice President for two years. Ex-Officio, I am now an advisor to the CBF Board.


I am a bridge teacher and have taught in schools. I was one of the first accredited teachers but am not actively teaching now.

Career/professional activities

I am retired but was a hospital and health administrator and consultant.


B.S., Loyola College (now part of Concordia University) in Montreal; D.H.A. (Diploma in Hospital Administration), University of Toronto (Masters degree equivalent).

Hobbies and interests

Arts: served on boards of theatre and classical music organizations. Volunteer for these organizations as well as Jazz Festival. Play sports (basketball) and volunteer for sports events.


My Mother and brothers live in Montreal.