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 change, using criteria set forth by organizations such as the Baldrige Excellence Framework and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) MAGNET certification process. She serves on the Board of Examiners for Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award (MBNQA) and has been an examiner for Rocky Mountain Performance Excellence (RMPEx) for 10 years.

Since 2011, she has worked for the City of Fort Collins, leading their performance excellence world-class journey.  The City achieved the RMPEx Peak award in 2014, a Baldrige site visit in 2016, and the Baldrige Award in 2017.

Terri has a MS in the Science of Management from Regis University.