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2019 Baldrige Board of Examiners

Below is the list of the current members of the Baldrige Board of Examiners. The Baldrige Program wishes to thank the hundreds of volunteers who have previously served as Baldrige Examiners. These industry experts make an invaluable contribution to organizational improvement, the Baldrige Program, and the nation.

Baldrige Examiners

State Board Position Name Sort descending Organization
NC Senior Adelman, Kimberly Mission Health
FL Examiner Agarwal, Naveen Creative Analytics Solutions, LLC
MN Examiner Alsaker, Brady Medical University of South Carolina
OR Master Examiner Ameen, Deborah AllCare Health
CA Examiner Apalara, Jelili Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Hospitals & Clinics
GA Examiner Appiah, Kwaku NanoResearch Inc
NC Examiner Arch, Christine Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority
IL Examiner Armstead, Carmelita American College of Healthcare Executive
TX Master Examiner Ayala, Carlos Alamo Colleges
NM Master Examiner Baca, Maureen Computing Center Inc. of Albuquerque
PA Master Examiner Baehser, Deborah Riverside Recreated
CO Examiner Baer, Bridgett VHA Rocky Mountain Network, VISN19
VA Senior Bartnik, Allan Amcor Rigid Plastics
TN Master Examiner Beach, Trent Community Health System Professional Services Organization
OH Master Examiner Belter, Michael Appalachian Power Company
NJ Examiner Berliner, Avi Scotiabank
MD Examiner Berson, Marc Practical Management Envisioneering (PME) LLC
MD Examiner Blakely, Cherron Food and Drug Administration/Center for Devices and Radiological Health
VA Examiner Blankenship, Cody Mary Washington Healthcare
TX Master Examiner Bodinson, Glenn BaldrigeCoach, Inc.
TX Examiner Bokinsky, DeAnna Methodist Health Ministries of South Texas
MD Master Examiner Bonk, Stephen SFB PM Consulting
TX Examiner Boring, Angela Perimeter Healthcare
SC Examiner Boylan, Alice MUSC Health
KS Senior Boylan, Michelle VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System
MA Examiner Brooks, Salome Springfield College
FL Examiner Brown, Cheryl Publix Employees Federal Credit Union
TN Examiner Burnham, Renée Gresham Smith
MD Master Examiner Burwell, LaWanda Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, Center for Clinical Standards & Quality
CA Examiner Bush, Florence Kaiser Permanente
SC Examiner Butkus, Stanley Independent consultant
VA Senior Butler, Claudia Centra Health
GA Examiner Butterfield, Cheryl WellStar Douglas Hospital
CT Senior Calhoun, Christopher DRS Naval Power Systems
PH Examiner Calingo, Luis Maria Holy Angel University
OK Senior Campbell, Matthew Metro Technology Centers
TN Senior Campbell, Robert HCA - Physician Services Group
NJ Senior Cardello, Deborah Studer Group
CA Master Examiner Carrothers, Kathleen Carrothers Consulting
TX Examiner Cartwright, Joshua TMF Health Quality Institute
CA Master Examiner Chan, Marsha Cynosure Health
CA Examiner Chao, Brian Exer More than Urgent Care
MA Examiner Charland, Bonnie VA Boston Healthcare System
CA Examiner Chaudhary, Sarbesh Adventist Health and Rideout
DE Examiner Chaufournier, Roger CSI Solutions, LLC
TX Examiner Christian, Robert Eli Lilly and Company
VA Master Examiner Christiansen, Richard Independent Consultant
WA Examiner Clifford, John Pagliacci Pizza
NY Examiner Coleman, Andria NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital
PA Examiner Conklin, Sheila Hudson River HealthCare, Inc.
MN Examiner Connor, Carla Dunwoody College of Technology
GA Examiner Cooper, Jeffrey WellStar Kennestone Hospital
MD Examiner Cope, Dana U.S. Census Bureau
CA Examiner Corson, Karen Adventist Health Rideout
SC Examiner Crabtree, Elizabeth Roper St. Francis Healthcare
AR Master Examiner Craddock, William Craddock & Associates, Inc.
PA Examiner Craig, Karissa Geisinger
MN Examiner Crannell, James Chaska High School
NC Master Examiner Craver, Catherine Catherine Craver Consulting
GA Examiner Crooks, Edward HQC International LLC
VA Senior Cummins, Michael Impact Engineering, Inc.
OK Examiner Cunningham, Erin INTEGRIS Health
IL Examiner Cunningham, Michael American College of Healthcare Executives
MI Master Examiner Curtis, Patricia Beaumont Hospital-Farmington Hills
MI Examiner Curzydlo, Nicole Special Tree Rehabilitation System
TN Examiner Cybulsky, Matthew IONIA Behavioral Insights LLC
PA Examiner Dawson, Amanda Select Medical
TN Examiner Deatherage, William University Health System, Inc
NC Examiner Deaton, Darrell Duke Health
ID Master Examiner Deats, Kevin SPIRE Quality Consulting
AZ Examiner DeKorte, Carrie Veterans Integrated Service Network 22
WA Master Examiner Derheimer, Celeste Virginia Mason Institute
CA Master Examiner Dewey, Jennifer Northrop Grumman Technology Services
TN Examiner Dexter, Michael Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital
CO Examiner Dobai, Ferenc Avis Budget Group
FL Examiner Donohue, Doreen The Joint Commission
WI Examiner Donovan, Christopher Marshfield Clinic Health System
IN Senior Drake, Michael Good Samaritan Hospital
MD Examiner Dukovcic, Amy Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital
TX Master Examiner Duncan, Mildred CORVAL Executive Search & Leadership
GA Examiner Dune, Victoria Wellstar Kennestone Regional Medical Center
TX Examiner Dunn, Paul Montgomery Coscia Greilich LLP
SC Examiner Eddy, Julie Greenville Technical College
VA Master Examiner Erath, Mark Independent Consultant
PA Master Examiner Ettinger, Joel Category One, Inc.
VA Examiner Everett, Keith Capital Caring
FL Examiner Favret, Uncas Performance Excellence Development, LLC
KS Master Examiner Field, Thomas University of Kansas Medical Center
TN Master Examiner Fields Parsons, Tamera Tennessee Center for Performance Excellence
TX Senior Fischer, Megan CHI Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
CO Examiner Fletcher, Louis School District 49
MN Master Examiner Floss, Gary University of St. Thomas
FL Examiner Frey, James PLEXSYS
WI Master Examiner Garcia, Dawn Pursuit of Excellence, LLC
VA Master Examiner Garfield, Janice Walden University
GA Examiner Gattegno, Mariana Piedmont Healthcare
MI Examiner Gaylord, Crystal Metro Health-University of Michigan Health
PA Examiner Gerusky, Michael Center for Organ Recovery and Education
NJ Examiner Ghali, Anwar Christian Health Care Center
AL Senior Gholston, Sampson The University of Alabama in Huntsville
PA Examiner Gigliotti, Raffaele Rutgers University
CO Senior Gilbert, Douglas Lone Tree Academics LLC
MS Master Examiner Gilbert, Kathie Western New Mexico University
IA Master Examiner Gilhooly, Mary HQ Joint Munitions Command
AR Examiner Givens, Joe Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
OK Examiner Godfrey, Jason Tri County Tech Center
MD Examiner Goetz, Monica Greater Baltimore Medical Center
IL Examiner Goldman, Lynn Independent Consultant
ID Examiner Gonzalez, Lourdes Lulu Process Design Group
MD Examiner Good, Garrick North East Housing Initiative "NEHI"
WV Examiner Goode, Jeffrey Charleston Area Medical Center
NY Examiner Gordon, Adam Retired (NYC Health + Hospital / Elmhurst)
MD Examiner Grange, George Adventist Healthcare
SC Examiner Gray, Carrie Melotte Enterprises, Inc.
GA Examiner Gregg, Mary CareSource, Inc
TX Master Examiner Griffith, Patrice University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
MN Master Examiner Grizzell, Paul Core Values Partners, Inc.
OK Examiner Gump, Barbara INTEGRIS Health
PA Examiner Guttman, Oren Jefferson Health System
VA Examiner Hallmark, Patricia University of Virginia Health System
OK Examiner Haltom, Cory MESA
HI Master Examiner Hamamura, Glenn Systems Excellence, LLC
WA Examiner Hamblin, Kellie Catholic Health Initiatives - Franciscan Health
SC Master Examiner Hamill, Duane Hamill Improvement Strategies
MD Examiner Hammond, Trudy Peninsula Regional Medical Center
CO Examiner Harcek, Grace Donor Alliance
VA Examiner Harrington, Marcia U.S. Senate Productivity & Quality Awards for VA and DC
GA Master Examiner Hatch, Melanie Hatch Consulting Group
CA Master Examiner Hawley, Tamela WASC Senior College and University Commission
OH Master Examiner Haynes, Denise Quiet Excellence
IN Examiner Heithoff, Mark Community Health Network
CO Examiner Heltzel, Heidi Compass Performance Excellence Advisors, LLC
CO Senior Hilts, Peter El Paso County Colorado School District 49
OH Senior Hoffman, Margot The Partnership for Excellence
TX Master Examiner Holroyd, Ashley University of Texas - Southwestern Medical Center
TN Senior Holt, Lila University of Tennessee
TX Examiner Hsia, Hsiao Jabil
NE Examiner Humphrey, Pamela College of Saint Mary
IL Examiner Humrickhouse, Robert Healthcare Consulting Services
TX Master Examiner Huynh, Bao Richland College
GA Examiner Ison, Carey WellStar Health System
CA Senior Iwane, David The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
TN Examiner Jacobs, Paula Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
NC Master Examiner Janoski, Cheryl Cheryl J. Janoski
OH Examiner Jensen, Pam ProMedica Health System
MN Master Examiner Jenson, Kathleen University of St. Thomas
PA Examiner Johnston, Celia Main Line Health System
NC Master Examiner Jokovich, Nancy Jokovich Consulting
GA Senior Julius, Gloria Primrose Schools Franchising Company
NM Examiner Kain, Anne Del Norte Credit Union
TX Examiner Kamencik, Jo-Ann Houston Methodist
IL Examiner Kasparie, Michelle Blessing Corporate Services
CA Examiner Kattan, Azar Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
CO Master Examiner Katzenberg, Beth Self Employed
CA Senior Kelts, Marylynne Kaiser Permanente - Southern California Region
TX Master Examiner Kendall, Kay BaldrigeCoach, Inc.
MD Master Examiner Kenney, Marcia Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center
MD Master Examiner Kfuri, Antoine MedAssurant, Inc.
IA Senior Kiel Rosser, Karen Mary Greeley Medical Center
IN Master Examiner Kimbrough, Larry International Truck and Engine Corporation
NV Examiner King, James State of Nevada Office of Project Management
MA Master Examiner Kinney, Laura Signature Healthcare
MN Master Examiner Kirkland, Lori Kirkland-Jones
OH Master Examiner Kolenich, Brian Ohio Living Park Vista
WI Senior Kopps, Margaret Alpha Source Inc
CA Examiner Kreitman, Kevin NoMoreBoxes LLC
MD Examiner Kumar, Rishi Sibley Memorial Hospital Johns Hopkins University
HI Examiner Kuroda, Kaleokalani HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union
TX Examiner Kydd, Shernette Cook Children's Healthcare System
WI Master Examiner LaBonte, Peter Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin
MT Master Examiner Lapekas, Patti Lapekas & Associates
FL Examiner Lauw, Nico City of Tallahassee
MI Senior Lawver, Adam Michigan State University
MO Examiner Lee, Kevin Mid-America Transplant Foundation
FL Examiner Leonard, Mary Kathryn The Joint Commission
OH Master Examiner Lewis, Alice Six Disciplines Services
OK Examiner Lonewolf, Hazel Oklahoma City Indian Clinic
TX Examiner Lopez, Brenda Texas Army National Guard
SC Examiner Louder, David MUSC Health
IN Examiner Lozier, Travis Community Health Network
VA Examiner Machado, Maria Arlington Public Schools
CA Examiner Maggio, Paul Stanford University
VA Master Examiner Malloy, Eric National Cemetery Administration
NC Master Examiner Manzo, Deborah NC State-IES
MI Master Examiner Markley, Geri Michigan Performance Excellence
IL Senior Marston, Andrew Caterpillar - Innovation & Technology Development Division
MO Senior Martin, Linda Mid-America Transplant
DC Examiner Martinez, Lisa AARP
OH Master Examiner McBride, Debra Ohio University Global Health Initiative
CO Examiner McBride-Hartman, Kelley City of Arvada
CO Master Examiner McCorvey, James VA Community Care
TX Master Examiner McGuire, Cortis Quality Texas Foundation
CA Examiner McKay, Donald Forbes School of Business and Technology at Ashford University
TN Examiner McVey, Lola Bristol Tennessee Essential Services
VA Examiner Mendoza, Oscar City of Alexandria
WI Master Examiner Menzer, Elizabeth Wisconsin Center for Performance Excellence
PA Senior Miller, Brian Pine-Richland School District
MD Examiner Miller, Emily Adventist HealthCare
IN Examiner Miller, Eric Ascension Technologies
WV Senior Miller, Maricris Charleston Area Medical Center Women and Children's Hospital
FL Examiner Miller, Melinda Trainnovations, Inc
CA Master Examiner Mohagen, Bruce Simpson Strong-Tie Co., Inc.
DE Examiner Mohammed, Kieran Lean Delaware
MD Examiner Moore, Brett Adventist HealthCare
AK Examiner Morris, Denise Southcentral Foundation
NM Examiner Mostert, Maarten Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program
DC Examiner Mullick, Anu Sibley Memorial Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine
VA Examiner Muniz-Sanchez, Yahaira Veterans Affairs
TN Examiner Neeley, William University of Tennessee Medical Center
IN Examiner Nelson, Christopher Indiana Tech
MD Examiner Nguh, Jonas Abeline Christina University
WA Examiner Nidd, Christine Hospice of the Northwest
OH Master Examiner Nirody, Suresh Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
CA Master Examiner Niswonger, Jennifer Adventist Health and Rideout
TX Examiner Nolen, Vicki CHRISTUS Health
OH Examiner Novak, Julie University Hospital Geauga Medical Center
CO Examiner Oberg, Noelle City of Arvada
FL Examiner Okano, Ikuko Florida Health Care Assocaiton
TX Senior Onken, Lynn LifeGift
FL Master Examiner Oot-Giromini, Barbara Brandon Regional Hospital
CA Examiner Osten, Jyoti Sharp Health Plan
MD Examiner Oxenford, Michael Shady Grove Medical Center
IL Examiner Ozan Rafferty, Margaret Blessing Health System
AR Examiner Parks, Kelvin Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks
VA Examiner Pasakarnis, Thomas Department of Veterans Affairs
WV Examiner Patel, Anilkumar Marietta Memorial Health System
NC Examiner Payne Gnilka, Allison Atrium Health
WV Master Examiner Pietz, Mark ConnectiveRx
MD Senior Pionati, Pellegrino ACell Inc.
MI Examiner Pomaville, Rena St. Joseph Mercy Health System
CA Examiner Porter, Fritz GNB KL GROUP
OR Master Examiner Post, Theron APEX Partnerships, LLC
IA Examiner Posten, Michelle Genesis Health System
MI Examiner Powell, Lisa Sparrow Hospital
SC Examiner Proctor-Walden, Hershell Claflin University
FL Senior Pulliam, Trina Trainnovations
NJ Examiner Quintavalla, Steven United States Golf Association
VA Examiner Radziwill, Nicole Intelex Technologies, Inc.
SC Master Examiner Rainer, Robert Greenville Pathology Associates
GA Examiner Randolph, Denecka Navicent Health System
TX Examiner Ransom, Eric CHI St. Luke's Health
MO Master Examiner Ray, Monica Danu Performance Solutions, LLC
NJ Examiner Ready, Janet PennMedicine Princeton Health
NJ Master Examiner Reames, James ProcessGPS, LLC
CO Examiner Reed, Colleen Compass Group
MO Examiner Rehkop, Sarah West Community Credit Union
CO Senior Reicks, Pete Elevations Credit Union
NE Examiner Reiners, Jonathan Community Hospital
MN Examiner Reinhardt, Jerilyn Benedictine Health System
OH Examiner Renz, Julianne Pain Management Group
FL Examiner Rieder, Renee HCA North Florida Division
MO Master Examiner Rogers, Scott CoxHealth
AZ Examiner Romeo, Scott The Strategy Expert®, LLC
TN Senior Rouzer, Robert Campus Planning Consulting
GA Master Examiner Ruhl, Rebecca WellStar Health System
TX Examiner Ruiz, Arthur Texas Military Department – TX Army National Guard
CO Examiner Runyan, Therese City of Fort Collins
TX Examiner Sano, Rowena Chona Harris Health System
VA Examiner Satterlee, Anita Liberty University
MD Master Examiner Scanlon, Robert Miracle Systems
SC Senior Scheurer, Danielle Medical University of South Carolina
MO Examiner Schnitzer, Mark SSM Health
IN Master Examiner Schoch, Kurt Performance Improvement Consulting, LLC
AZ Examiner Seibert-Harley, Stacy Ann Scottsdale Medical Imaging Ltd.
IL Examiner Sellett, Julianna The Carle Foundation
FL Master Examiner Serrano, J. Douglas Quiet Excellence
CA Examiner Shayo, Conrad California State University, San Bernardino
KY Examiner Sheehan, Kelly Humana
SC Examiner Shuman, Todd Roper St. Francis Healthcare
NC Examiner Simmons, Brandon North Carolina Virtual Public School
AL Senior Smith, David Alabama Quality Assurance Foundation
WI Senior Smith, Randall Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
FL Master Examiner Snyder, Edward Snyder Consulting & Associates
MI Master Examiner Snyder, Robert Bo Snyder Consulting, Inc.
OR Examiner Snyder, Thomas Providence Health & Services, Oregon Region
TX Examiner Somun, Aida Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation
VA Examiner Spengler, James City of Alexandria, Virginia
AZ Examiner Stambaugh, Dennis Independent Baldrige Consultant
CA Examiner Stewart, Leticia Imaging Healthcare Specialists
OK Senior Strobel, Tammie Tri County Tech
NM Senior Sue, Debbie Lovelace Women's Hospital
CO Examiner Sullivan, Daniel Sustainable Business Architecture, Inc
FL Examiner Swanson, Catherine City of Coral Gables
CA Senior Tabler, Robert United States Forest Service
WA Senior Taylor, Anna MultiCare Connected Care
GA Examiner Taylor, Phyllis U.S. Army
SC Examiner Taylor, Stephanie Medical University of South Carolina
PA Examiner Thaker, Maulik Lifebridge Health
VA Senior Tosoc-Haskell, Henrisa United Network for Organ Sharing
FL Senior Trivette, Theresa AdventHealth Tampa
MO Examiner Van Dusen, Lee Logan University
TX Examiner Vega Pineda, Eduardo Pure Safety Group
MO Examiner Vennekotter, Deborah Natchitoches Regional Medical Center
TX Master Examiner Vera, Fonda Richland College
AR Examiner Villines, Patricia Arkansas Institute for Performance Excellence
SC Examiner Vinciguerra, Stephen Medical University of South Carolina
GA Master Examiner Vinyard, John Genitect
GA Examiner Waldorf, Douglas Medstar Health
VT Examiner Walton, Betsey United Health Alliance
NH Master Examiner Warner, Anne Granite State Quality Council
SC Examiner Warren, Robert Robert W Warren MD LLC
CA Examiner Watkins, Daryl Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - College of Business
MI Examiner Watters, Carolyn Mid-State Health Network
KS Senior Webb, Steffani University of Kansas Medical Center
OH Examiner Weber, Suzanne Eaton Corporation
WI Master Examiner Wentz, Meridith University of Wisconsin-Stout
IN Examiner West, Thomas Community Health Network
NC Examiner Wheeler, Seth Special Warfare Training Group (Airborne)
FL Examiner White, Anne Step Up For Students
WI Examiner White-Jacobs, Mary Beth Black River Memorial Hospital
CA Examiner Whiteley, Julie Adventist Health Lodi Memorial
OH Senior Whittenburg, Carl Wilson Health Medical Group
NE Examiner Wilhemson, Julie McCook Community Hospital
FL Senior Wilhoit-Groves, Kristine VHA Center for Improvement Coordination
IA Examiner Wood, Denise Urbandale Community School District
MD Examiner Wright, Kevin National Institutes of Health
IN Master Examiner Wright, Suzanna Decatur County Memorial Hospital
CO Master Examiner Wulff, Sonja Sonja Wulff Consulting
NY Master Examiner Yanovsky, Marlene Customer Focused Solutions, Inc.
GA Examiner Yaw, Sylvia Wellstar Paulding Hospital
GA Examiner Young, Kelly WellStar Kennestone Regional Medical


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