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


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