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Baldrige Connect

Baldrige Connect photo showing a group of people working on their performance results and referencing the Baldrige Criteria framework.
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How It Works  |  Consultant Code of Conduct 

Looking For a Baldrige Expert to Help Your Organization?

Let Baldrige Connect Help You!

Baldrige Connect is a network of Baldrige-based consultants, all of whom have extensive experience with the Baldrige Framework and in directly helping organizations improve their performance. These consultants offer services in all organizational areas ranging from leadership and strategic planning, to customers and markets, to workforce and operations. With their knowledge and experience gained from working with leading organizations, they can provide your organization with the insights and best practices to help improve your performance.  

An Experienced Network of Experts, Committed to the Highest Standards

Every Baldrige Connect consultant has Baldrige experience at the national level and has actively supported the Baldrige Program and/or an Alliance for Performance Excellence program for at least 5 years. They are also current in their knowledge of the Baldrige Framework and have provided three positive customer references. Every consultant has also signed a formal Code of Conduct attesting that they will hold themselves to a set of high standards as part of the Baldrige Connect program.

Program Benefits

  • Access to a qualified network of experienced consultants with
    • Extensive Baldrige knowledge
    • Expertise in leadership, strategic planning, customers, workforce, and process management
    • Experience doing assessments against the Baldrige Framework
  • Dedicated Baldrige Program liaison to assist your organization in identifying the right consultants based on your needs and requirements 
  • No cost to your organization for processing the referral 


301-975-2036 | baldrige [at] (subject: Baldrige%20Connect) (baldrige[at]nist[dot]gov)


  • Baldrige Customer Service
    (301) 975-2036
    100 Bureau Drive, M/S 1020
    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1020
Created March 26, 2018, Updated February 19, 2020