ABOUT US

St. Louis Bridge Center was founded as a not-for-profit organization dedicated to training and educating the bridge-playing community. To achieve this goal, the Center offers formal training programs for students at all levels by an experienced group of teachers. The Center also offers daily bridge games for players at all levels to continue to learn the game and master their skills. After each game, players have access to hand records and hand-by-hand results to utilize in studying and improving their knowledge of the games. 

OUR VISION

A fun, bright, welcoming, convenient club where the game of bridge is learned and played in an enjoyable atmosphere.

OUR MISSION

To grow the game of bridge in St. Louis by offering classes and playing opportunities for students and players of all levels.

OUR COMMUNITY

The St. Louis Bridge Club welcomes players of all ages and skill levels. You do not have to be a member to play, but membership is affordable and provides significant savings.

Meet Our Board of Directors

Each of our Directors has a passion for the game of duplicate bridge and a commitment to the St. Louis Bridge Center’s Mission of growing the game of bridge in St. Louis by offering classes and playing opportunities for students and players of all levels.

They always welcome your thoughts and suggestions.

Dick Lazaroff, President

Dick is a retired pediatrician and former Chief of Pediatrics at Esse Health.

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Bill Canfield, Advisor to the Board

Bill is an entrepreneur and Founder of the St. Louis Bridge Center.

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Ann Lemp

Ann is a retired attorney and former Chair of the SLBC Board of Directors and the SLBC Advisory Committee.

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Sharon Sweet, Chair of the Advisory Committee

Sharon has a background in commercial banking and Corporate and Investor Relations.

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John Hagedorn

John is recently retired from Wells Fargo with a background in financial services.

Vicky Stringer

Vicky is a retired Licensed Clinical Social Worker from Washington University's School of Medicine.

Caroline Gunter

Caroline is retired from Nestle Purina Petcare with a background in Information Systems. 

Ken Deutch

Ken is a Senior Account Executive at Spectrum Reach, the advertising division of Charter Communications.