Denver Unit 361 Board Members

Denver Unit 361 is the ACBL organization responsible for managing tournaments in the Denver metro area. The Unit also works to assist area clubs and educators to promote the game of duplicate bridge.

Denver Unit Board members are elected to two-year terms at the annual membership meeting in November. Their term of service starts (and if leaving the board, ends) at the conclusion of the December Board meeting.

Julie Clark
President

Julie was elected to the Board in 2018 and re-elected in 2020. She currently serves as the Unit President. She has previously served as Unit Vice-President, Secretary, and Caddy Chair.
Term expires 2022
Tom Barrett
Vice President
Photographer

Tom was elected to the Board in 2020. He currently serves as Vice-President and Photographer.
Term expires 2022
Ed Yosses
Treasurer
Mentor Program

Ed was appointed to the Board in 2018, elected in 2019, and re-elected in 2021. He is the Unit Treasurer and Mentor Program Chair. He has held positions on the District 17 Board and on other ACBL Unit Boards.
Term expires 2023
Carol Gumpert
Secretary
Communications Co-Chair

Carol was elected to the Board in 2019 and re-elected in 2021. She is the Unit Secretary and the Communications Co-Chair.
Term expires 2023
Kathleen Kelly
Sectional Chair
Supplies Co-Chair

Kathleen was elected to the Board in 2020. She currently serves as Sectional Chair and Supplies Co-Chair.
Term expires 2022
Rita Simas
Hospitality

Rita was appointed to the Board in 2019 and elected in 2020. She serves as the Hospitality Chair.
Term expires 2022
Vivian Heggie
Membership
Communications Co-Chair

Vivian was elected to the Board in 2021. She serves as the Membership Chair and Communications Co-Chair.

Term expires 2023
Arjun Singh
I/N Chair
Education

Arjun was appointed to the Board in 2022. He currently serves as the Intermediate/Novice Chair and Education Chair.

Term expires 2023
Susan Grauer
Partnership
Front Range Challenge

Susan was appointed to the Board in 2022. He currently serves as Vice-President. She currently serves as Partnership Chair and Front Range Challenge Chair.
Term expires 2023
Eric Mead
Caddy Chair
Supplies Co-Chair
Eric was elected to the Board in 2021. He currently serves as Caddy Chair and Supplies Co-Chair.
Term expires 2023
Margaret Devere
Webmaster
Jan Janitschke Award
* Non-Voting Member

Margaret serves as the Unit's Webmaster and Jan Janitschke Award Chair in a non-voting capacity. She is a former board member, having served previously as Webmaster, Directory Chair, Publicity Chair, Vice President, and President.
(No term)
Penny Coffman
Legal Counsel
* Non-Voting Member

Penny serves as the Unit's legal advisor in a non-voting capacity. She is a Unit past President, and has served the Unit in a variety of other roles.
(No term)

District 17 Representative

District 17 is the ACBL organization overseeing the area including Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, eastern Wyoming, southern Nevada, and El Paso. They are responsible for coordinating Regional tournaments with the local Units and for supporting Units and Clubs.

District 17 Board members serve 3 year terms. Unit 361 Board Members elect a Denver representative to the District.
Jennifer O'Neill
D17 Rep from Unit 361
GNT/NAP Chair
District 17 Treasurer

Jennifer is the Denver representative to District 17. She holds the position of Treasurer on the District 17 Board. She is also been involved with coordination of the Pro/Am event held at the Denver Rocky Mountain Regional. She is currently serving as the GNT/NAP Chair for Unit 361.

Term expires 2021

Board of Governors

The ACBL Board of Governors oversees rules and regulations for tournaments. The Denver Unit has one representative to the District 17 Board of Governors.

Jim Calhoun
Denver District 17 Representative

Jim is the Denver Board of Governors representative to District 17. He is a past Denver Unit 361 Board member.