From: Annandale, Virginia
District 6: Most of Maryland, most of Virginia, D.C., and part of North Carolina
Board committees: Appeals and Charges, Governance/Board Operations, NABC Review, Tournament Task Force (Chair), and Election Protest
I have been playing for 35 years. My proudest achievements include three top ten finishes in NABC+/NABC Events (Open BAM, Mixed Pairs, and 10k Swiss), two with my husband and favorite partner.
Unit Board Member, 12 years; Unit Vice President, six years; Unit President, 1999-2001; District Vice President 2005; District President, 2005-06; District 6 Representative to the MABC, 1998-2006; District Director since 2011; Co-Chair of D.C. NABC, 1993; Chair of D.C. NABCs, 2002, 2009 and 2016; Regional TC 1989-2010; Sectional TC 1989-Current; Managing Editor, D6 TableTALK publication, 2002-Current.
Systems analyst for 33 years with a not-for-profit company working for the federal government. Requirements, workflow, best practices analysis; acquisition training, support; budget reporting.
BA, American Univ; Russian Lang Certification, Univ of Toronto; MA & Russian Inst Certification, Indiana University; SW Eng Certification, GWU; Project Mgt Professional (PMP) from ’05.
Hobbies and interests
Wine, cooking, fine and fun dining with friends, offering wine and food tastings for auction through not-for-profit organizations, reading, working in support of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.
Widowed. Stepson, daughter-in-law and granddaughter living on the West Coast.