Panel of Judges
After examiners have completed their evaluation of the applications, a panel of judges evaluate the examiner team’s findings against a documented set of award standards. Based on this evaluation, the judges make award recommendations to the ILPEx Executive Director.
Qualifications for being on the judges panel include an extensive knowledge of the Baldrige Criteria and improving organizational performance.
Shelly Pierce – Southern Illinois Healthcare
Margaret Dospiljulian – Dospil & Associates
Gretchen Frickx – DePaul University
Joe Kilbride – Kilbride Consulting, Inc.
Tom Muszynski – Leidos
Dr. Sunil Sinha – BJC Healthcare Medial Group
Craig C. Thompson – American College of Healthcare Executives