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Verena Sulek | New PD Director 20/08/2013

WDSF PD Presidium @ Heidi Goetz The WDSF PD Management Board held its constitutituting meeting on 12 August in Stuttgart, GER.

Verena Sulek from Slovenia was elected to serve as the new Director of the WDSF Professional Division. At the same time, Verena continues in the position of WDSF PD Treasurer that she held on the previous board.  

The other positions on the seven-member board
were filled follows.
Deputy Director: Aleksandr Melnikov, RUS
General Secretary: Sutu Ok, KOR
Sport Director: Hubert de Maesschalck, BEL
Deputy Sport Director: Martin Pastor, GER
Ordinary Members of the Board: Carlos Freitag, ESP, and Shigemitsu Tanabe, JPN 

In the above picture of the PD Management Board, which was taken in Shanghai, CHN, Mr Tanabe is missing and Ms Miho Shinoda - representing BDJ at the 2013 PD AGM - is in the photo.