The Macon Duplicate Bridge Club believes that everyone can be polite and experience enjoyment while playing a competitive and high level duplicate bridge game. MDBC strives to provide a pleasant atmosphere for all levels of players.
According to MDBC Bylaws
the Board Consist of four parts.
ARTICLE V GOVERNMENT The affairs of the MDBC
shall be conducted by the Board in accordance with these articles and duly
established By-Laws of the MDBC. The Board shall consist of the follow: (1)
voting members: the President, the Vice-President, the Secretary, the
Treasurer (theseform the “Officers”), and four Trustees elected for two year terms. These eight elected members along with the club manager shall
comprise the Executive Committee of the Board. (2)
appointed voting members: the Club Manager, the Tournament Coordinator,
and otherCoordinators of the MDBC who are not
currently Trustees or Officers (3)
Unit 114 representative who is also a current member of the MDBC (4)
immediate past president. 2018 MDBC Board 1. Executive CommitteeExcerpt from MDBC Bylaws Article V The Officers and Trustee
are elected by the members. None of …
There continue to be some people confused about how the Unit Sports Person of the Year is selected. Again here is the process according to Unit
Policy. Any Unit 114 member may nominate
another Unit 114 member for this high honor (the members could be from
Candidates must meet 14 qualifications. Nominations must include a detailed explanationof
what makes their nominee a strong candidate,
including a description of their efforts
to promote bridge and their volunteer activities. Nominations should
not exceed one page in length.
Before the general meeting, all nominations are emailed to
each Director to study but not discuss.
At the Board of Directors meeting, the nominees are not discussed before elected by secret ballot. Clickhere to read/copy the process. It is a misconception that the Unit Bylaws
state that each club nominates one person.
A few clubs in the unit elect
a SPOTY using their guidelines. That is acceptable and can be loads of fun,
but club level SP…