PRESIDENT Cindy Tilbury | Malibu, California
Newsletter, Tournament Director, NMRA Hall of Fame Inductee [2014]

In 2010, Cindy retired from a career in IT and now spends her time promoting the sport. She started playing racquetball 40 years ago and never quit. She now serves as a Director on the Boards of the NMRA, the Women’s Senior Master Racquetball Association and USA Racquetball – and still finds time to make her way onto a court four or five times a week.


VICE PRESIDENT Carmen Alatorre-Martin | Arlington, Virginia
Membership, Tournament Director, NMRA Hall of Fame Inductee [2017]

In addition to marshalling the local Fort Myer military players group, Carmen has a demanding career consulting with area businesses on government agency programs in DC. Her husband and daughter also play seriously, while she captures NMRA mixed doubles titles with teammate Patrick Gibson. She has served on the NMRA Board for several years, helping to promote racquetball wherever she goes.


SECRETARY Mike Grisz | Dallas, Texas
Future Fund, Tournament Director

Mike consistently places among the top athletes in his age group and recently joined the board after many years of competition. He is also a board member of the Texas Racquetball Association [TXRA] and brings valuable experience to his work. He is a CPA and wealth management specialist who partners with his wife and son to service clients all over the country.


TREASURER Patrick Gibson | Fort Worth, Texas
Tournament Director, NMRA Hall of Fame Inductee [2014]

Patrick spends his day counseling families in crisis, and plays at the Maverick Club at night. He has been on the NMRA board since 2008 and has earned a series of Mixed Doubles gold medals with Carmen. He loves playing with his four grandsons and looks forward to teaching them to play racquetball.


Bill Baker | Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
70+ Focus, Financial Advice

A long-time member of NMRA, Bill was appointed to a board vacancy to help reach out to 70+ players. Since retiring from Law Enforcement he served as Board President of a municipal water district, and was appointed by Governor Schwarzenegger to the California State Dental Board. He also does commercial acting, is a member of SAG-AFTRA, and has his own Law Enforcement Management consulting firm.


Leon Jackson | Centreville, VA
Presentations, Tournament Director

A retired Navy Commander specializing as a deep sea diver and explosive ordnance disposal [EOD] technician, Leon currently works as a government contractor dividing his time between homes in Northern Virginia and Tampa, Florida. A member of the Fort Myer crew, he enjoys the continuing mental and physical challenge of improving his racquetball skills.


Scott Kraemer | Oconomowoc, WI
Financial Advice, Tournament Director

A banker by trade, Scott is an avid hunter and fisherman, as well as being voted “NMRA Caveman” for his game style. He plays at the Wisconsin Athletic Club and his favorite division is Mixed Doubles with Gladys Leonard. His wife, Terry, and his oldest daughter have a counseling practice, while his younger son works at American Defense.


John Winings | Woodbridge, CA
Membership Development, Tournament Director

Since 1989 John has worked as a Game Warden, Lieutenant, and Captain for the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. He took up the sport in the San Diego area in 1983, and he is passionate about his wife Marni, three children of whom he is very proud, racquetball, the outdoors, hiking, backpacking, and fishing. John is serving his second board term and truly believes in the NMRA tournament format.


Marni Winings | Woodbridge, CA
Membership Development, Tournament Director

Marni and John met at a racquetball tournament and have been together since 2009, enjoying mixed doubles, hiking and backpacking together. In 2012 Marni retired, sold her racquet club in Eugene, Oregon and the couple married. In her new NMRA role, she hopes that her experience as an Oregon Racquetball Association director, and current tournament director, will help increase memberships and participation.

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