Forum Speaker – Dr. John Jasinski

Dr. John Jasinski is the 10th president of Northwest Missouri State University – where profession-based learning, strategic partnerships and student success serve as the foundation for all things. Dr. J and his wife of 33 years, Denise, have four children – Matt, Joe, Leah and Lucas – along with the family’s dogs, Ruby and Daisy….

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Forum Speaker – Emily Padula

Emily Padula, RN, MHI, FACHE is the Chief Strategy Officer at Hill Country Memorial Healthcare in Fredericksburg, Texas. HCM is a CMS 5-Star Hospital, Truven 100 Top Hospital, and recipient of the 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Emily provides leadership for HCM’s strategy to Empower Others and Create Healthy for generations to come. Her…

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Forum Speaker – Terri Runyan

Terri Runyan has over 27 years of experience working in organizational excellence and leadership development. Her diverse working background includes industries such as healthcare, local government and education. She currently serves as the Director of Performance Excellence for the City of Fort Collins. Over the course of her career, she has led organizations through culture…

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Forum Speaker – Stephanie Norling

Stephanie Norling has been Managing Director of Communities of Excellence 2026 since 2014.  After graduating with a BA in Anthropology from Tufts University in 1999, Stephanie joined the Institute for Healthcare Improvement in Boston as a Project Coordinator.  After moving to San Diego in 2001, she worked for 12 years at the San Diego Zoo…

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Focus on the Baldrige Board of Overseers: Pat Greco

Repost from NIST 01/09/2018 In an ongoing blog series, we will be interviewing members of the Board of Overseers. In the interviews, they share their insights and perspectives on their experiences, on the Baldrige Program and its products and services, and on the Baldrige approach to organizational improvement. Following is an interview of Pat Greco, Ph.D.,…

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RGMS

RMGS is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). We provide quality services based on decades of collective experience mitigating risk, without the overhead burden of larger, less flexible companies. WHY CHOOSE RMGS Cost – We provide clients high quality dedicated service at “best value” rates, consistent with our competitive overhead costs. Organization – We operate with minimal…

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National Security and Door

It all began in 1981 when two cousins, Dick & Scott Childless, founded National Key & Lock Security; offering locksmithing services. As the years past, the company took on more product lines and slowly became the total opening solution it is today. In 2003, the company changed it name to National Security & Door to better reflect…

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J. R. Caskey, Inc

J. R. Caskey, Inc. is a woman-owned Commercial Site and Utility Contractor offering a vast menu of Construction Services for over 30 years operating in central Virginia.  We have the capability of producing diverse solutions and the Value-Engineering required for optimal environmental conservation and Design-Build projects. We take great pride in our reputation for mastering…

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Intellectual Point

Intellectual Point is a Global Information Technology, Training, Consulting and Software Development Company. Intellectual Point provides professional hands-on computer and IT training as well as certifications to prepare you with the marketable skills and knowledge needed for today’s competitive job market. Intellectual Point offers classes that are designed on the principle of “Learning-By-Doing” for many…

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Highground Services

Highground Services, Inc. is an engineering corporation that specializes in process control, system automation, and instrumentation projects in industrial and municipal markets.  Highground Services, Inc. was formed as a partnership of two established engineering businesses – Maximum Controls, Inc. and Industrial Systems Engineering, LLC. The founders of Highground Services, Inc. (John Warren, James Strozier, Rose Warren, and Lisa Strozier), have…

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