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

BoD Name Title Profession Postion
Deborah Ameen Board Member National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni)
Linda S. Barnes, MHA RAC Board Member PENW Baldrige Examiner
Jeff Cook Secretary PENW Examiner
Joni Dixon, MT (ASCP) MBA President National Baldrige Examiner
Margaret Dorchester Board Member National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni)
Diane L. Springer Board Member National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni) and Judge,PENW Examiner Training Instructor
Bruce Requa Treasurer National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni)
BoD Name Title Profession Postion

Board of Directors

BoD Name Title Profession Postion
Deborah Ameen Board Member National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni)
Linda S. Barnes, MHA RAC Board Member PENW Baldrige Examiner
Jeff Cook Secretary PENW Examiner
Joni Dixon, MT (ASCP) MBA President National Baldrige Examiner
Margaret Dorchester Board Member National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni)
Diane L. Springer Board Member National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni) and Judge,PENW Examiner Training Instructor
Bruce Requa Treasurer National Baldrige Examiner (Alumni)
BoD Name Title Profession Postion

Judges

Judges Name Title Position
Margaret Dorchester Chair Senior Judge
Jere G. Hawn Judge
Pat Lapekas Senior Judge
Brice Montgomery Vice Chair Senior Judge
John Shoemaker, PhD Secretary
Tedd Snyder Senior Judge
Georgann Taylor Judge
Bryan Zak Judge
Judges Name Title Position

Judges

Judges Name Title Position
Margaret Dorchester Chair Senior Judge
Jere G. Hawn Judge
Pat Lapekas Senior Judge
Brice Montgomery Vice Chair Senior Judge
John Shoemaker, PhD Secretary
Tedd Snyder Senior Judge
Georgann Taylor Judge
Bryan Zak Judge
Judges Name Title Position

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