James George began teaching bridge at NCC's main campus in 1991. Jim is a member of the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) and has achieved Silver Life Master Status. He continues to play duplicate bridge in ACBL sanctioned games in order to improve his skills through experience and to attain higher levels of Life Master Status. Jim's teaching goals are to provide students with sufficient knowledge to be able to compete in bridge games, and show them how enjoyable playing bridge can be. He tries to make the classes both educational and entertaining.