AGM election results available

The Annual General Meeting of the English Bridge Union took place yesterday (Wednesday November 26th) in London.

The election results were announced as follows:-

Board
Two candidates were nominated and agreed to stand. As such, there was no need for an election for the eight positions available.

Jerry Cope
Heather Dhondy
Jeremy Dhondy
Darren Evetts
Rob Lawy (newly-elected)
Ron Millet
Ian Payn (re-elected)
Andrew Petrie

Officers
Jeremy Dhondy – Chairman
Ian Payn – Vice-Chairman
Andrew Petrie – Treasurer

Laws & Ethics Committee
Two nominations were received for the two vacancies therefore no election was required, serving a three year term of office expiring in 2017.

David Burn (re-elected)
Martin Pool (re-elected)

Selection Committee
Four nominations were received for the four vacancies. Although there was no requirement for an election, a vote was required to ascertain the term of office for each nominee. The top three for a three year term of office expiring in 2017, and the fourth for a two year term of office expiring in 2016.

David Price (newly elected) 57
Tom Townsend (re-elected) 51
Gillian Fawcett (newly elected) 47
Nick Smith (re-elected) 36

Tournament Committee
Two nominations were received for the two vacancies therefore no election was required, serving a three year term of office expiring in 2017.

Paul Hackett (re-elected)
Ian Payn (re-elected)