These District Members have achieved the ACBL's highest ranking--GRAND LIFE MASTER!
Person Jan AssiniPittsburgh, PA
Person Reanette FrobouckPittsburgh, PA
Person Daniel GerstmanBuffalo, NY
Person Richard KatzN Versailles, PA
Person Kathy SulgroveTwinsburg, OH
Person Paul SwansonJupiter, FL
(former D5 Member)
Person James ZimmermanShaker Heights, OH
Mary ChilcoteDied 2017
Margery TamresDied 2016
Jim MathisDied 2015
Laurie KranyakDied 2011

Here is the criteria for becoming a Grand Life Master:
10,000 masterpoints and one victory in any of the following:

  • NABC+ event with no upper masterpoint limit
  • Open or Women's Team Trials or its equivalent
or any of the following WBF events:
  • Bermuda Bowl
  • Venice Cup
  • Rosenblum Cup
  • McConnell Cup
  • Open Pairs
  • Women's Pairs
  • Team Olympiad or Women's Team Olympiad