The Performance Excellence NW Community

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.”
– Colin Powell

The Performance Excellence NW Community includes a dedicated team of volunteers led by the Board of Directors. We are extremely grateful to the business professionals who serve as our Board of Directors, on the Panel of Judges, Examiners, Mentors, and Volunteers.

Board of Directors

Directors Name Title Job Title Position
Bruce Requa Vice President Senior Program Manager, Microsoft National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni) and Judge
Diane L. Springer Board Member Assessment Program Eaton Corporation Retired National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni) and Judge, PENW Examiner Training Instructor
Jeff Cook Secretary Director of Information Systems, Oregon Medical Group PENW Examiner
Joni Dixon, MT (ASCP) MBA President Director of Quality, PeaceHealth National Baldrige Examiner
Linda S. Barnes, MHA, RAC Board Member Consultant PENW Baldrige Examiner
Paul Fisher Treasurer Course Instructor, College of Business, Western Governors University PENW Examiner
Theron Post Executive Director Performance Excellence Northwest National Master Baldrige Examiner, PENW Examiner
Directors Name Title Job Title Position