(copied from a third-person bio used at Bridge University for the 2016 DC Summer NABC)
Mr. O'Brien started playing Bridge seriously in 2006, after almost 40 years of playing once a year. and 21 months of playing once a week (plus local Sectionals and Regional)
Besides playing, Mr. O'Brien is a certified ACBL Club Director and now directs a small weekly evening game and maintain its Internet presence (posting results, Facebook page)
In 2013, Mr. O'Brien became coordinator of the Intermediate-Novice lectures presented at his Unit's weekly Unit Game, and a frequent lecturer there. He also often lectures at his Unit's Sectionals, and the local Regional.
In 2015, Mr. O'Brien became a certified Learn Bridge in a Day? instructor; in 2016 a certified EasyBridge! Instructor.
Mr. O'Brien has taught in a local Bridge in Schools program, and at a local Country Club. He also teaches small groups in their homes, including supervised play, and is available for playing lessons.
Mr. O'Brien has served on his Unit's Board of Directors since 2014 in a variety of volunteer positions, and also serves his District as a volunteer dealing with tournament supplies and equipment.
Plus... it's free!