|101-Southwest Missouri||131-Kansas City|
|167-Sooner||210-Top of Texas|
|234-Northeast Kansas||247-Western Arkansas|
Meet Susan and Jim Urich,co-chairs of the Kansas City Holiday Regional.
According to Jim,Susan does the hard work and he takes the credit! They will have been married for 9 years on Christmas Eve,but have known each other for 33 years. Yes,they met while playing bridge in Kansas City. They have enjoyed planning the Holiday Regional for the last 3 years. Before that,they were the Hospitality co-chairs for the regional. “We try to create a friendly, welcome environment that encourages people to return year after year.”
Suz,as she is called by friends and family,is a retired paralegal of 44 years. With additional time available,she is becoming more active in Unit and District affairs. She is a past Secretary-Treasurer of District 15 and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Unit 131.
Jim is still working full time as Vice President of Sales for Pinnacle Technology,a biotech firm in Lawrence,Kansas. Thanksgiving to Christmas is filled with helping Suz with the Regional and obtaining snacks and libations for all to enjoy during the tournament. “We wish everyone a Happy Holiday Season and hope that you can squeeze in a few hands of bridge in Kansas City.”