Claire JonesEmail:

Regina, Saskatchewan

District 18:
Alberta, Montana, Saskatchewan, Utah, and parts of Idaho, Manitoba, and Wyoming

Board committees:
Bridge (Chair), Finance, Competition and Conventions, Credentials, and Executive Committee

Bridge experience:
I began playing bridge in 1967 and attended my first regional in 1969. My best achievement is coming in second in the GNT Flight C at the 1986 Toronto NABC.

Volunteer service:
Treasurer and president of the Regina Duplicate Bridge Club, president of the South Saskatchewan Unit 573, tournament coordinator for District 18, represented Zone V of the CBF and served as president of the CBF. I currently do supplies for Unit 573 and am webmaster for District 18.

From 1975 until 1999, I was part time tournament director. After superannuating from teaching in
1999, I was an ATD until 2009, when I resigned and ran for the position of District 18 BoD.

Career/professional activities:
30 years as an elementary school teacher. 10 years as an ATD.

B.A., University of Regina (Education)

Hobbies and interests:
I try to golf at least once every week. I enjoy building cabinets and doing small renovation jobs.

I married Marlene in 1969 and just recently celebrated our 45th anniversary.
Two daughters: Andrea, who lives on an acreage near Regina, and Pam, who lives in Victoria, British Columbia. Andrea has four children, three who live at home and one married and living in Regina. Pam has one child.