WASHINGTON, March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Baldrige Foundation today announced that it has hired Casey Mackert as Vice President for Development.
"We are thrilled that Casey was willing to join our team," said Foundation President and CEO Al Faber. "Casey is a passionate advocate for the Baldrige program, having served in many roles as both a volunteer and organizational leader. She has focused her efforts on helping organizations integrate performance excellence principles, develop strategy, and design processes to improve service operations and key customer results."
A recognized organizational development and performance excellence executive, Ms. Mackert has served as the President and CEO of The Partnership for Excellence, Director of Quality and Communications for Lake Local Schools, and most recently as the Director of Baldrige Services for Six Disciplines Consulting Services, assisting organizations across the United States with implementation of the Baldrige Framework. As a volunteer, Ms. Mackert has served as an alumni examiner, team leader, facilitator and case study author for the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program; a judge, trainer and executive board member for The Partnership for Excellence; and currently sits on the Panel of Judges for the American Health Care Association.
"Casey has worked with numerous organizations, helping them to implement the Baldrige Framework," said Faber. "She has demonstrated an ability to win the support of senior executives in some of the largest corporations in the country. That type of relationship-building is the core capability required to be successful in this new role."
Ms. Mackert begins her new position April 1.
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About The Foundation for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award
The Baldrige Foundation is the private-sector partner of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program (BPEP) in the National Institute of Standards and Technology within the Department of Commerce. Its mission is to ensure the long-term financial viability of the BPEP and to support organizational performance excellence. Baldrige has an empirically-proven return on investment of $820 for each $1 spent supporting the Baldrige Enterprise, with proven performance enhancement relative to similar non-Baldrige organizations. To learn more about the Foundation, please contact Al Faber at (202) 870-3136 or email@example.com. The Baldrige Foundation is recognized as a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization. Your contributions are tax deductible. Click here learn more about Baldrige Performance Excellence Program.
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