ASQ Performance Excellence SIG

The Performance Excellence SIG Proudly Presents

“Montgomery County Public Schools Wins Baldrige Award”

Presented by
Dr. Michael Perich
Tuesday, March 8, 2011
Washington DC Metro Headquarters

(Gallery Place Metro)

Program Summary: Dr. Perich will tell the story of how the Montgomery County Public Schools became the most recent recipient of the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. 
This award is the highest presidential honor an organization can receive for performance excellence through innovation, improvement and leadership. MCPS is the first Maryland organization to be a Baldrige recipient. MCPS was also one of five finalists for the 2010 Broad Prize for Urban Education, the nation’s top honor for school districts closing the achievement gap.
Speaker Biography: Dr. Michael Perich, of the Montgomery County Public Schools, has been a leader in the ground breaking improvements that have been made by the one of our very own local institutions.
Escort & Networking:  6:00 p.m.  
Meeting Kick-off:  6:30 p.m.
Adjourn:   8:00 p.m.
The event is free of charge. Participants are invited to pre-register at the ASQ Section 509 website here:  Performance Excellence SIG Meeting Reg – 3/8/2011
The networking portion of the meeting includes free pizza and soft drinks.
WMATA (Metro Headquarters)
600 5th St. NW
Room 505
Washington D.C.  20001