2017 Board of Examiners

Panel of Judges

  • Dr. Joe F. Alexander, Jack C. Massey College of Business, Belmont University
  • Doug Brock, Kendall Electric
  • Donald C. Fisher, MSQPC-The Quality Center​
  • Christopher J. Gray, Griffin Mechanical, LLC
  • James R. Hill, Winter Haven, Fla. 
  • Cheryl Jones Janoski, Independent Baldrige Trainer/Facilitator 
  • Lavona Russell, Nashville 
  • Renee Tew, Maury Regional Medical Center
  • Sam D. Turner, Jr., Baldrige Success Strategies

Examiners

  • Steve Abercrombie

  • Ronne' Adkins, Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation

  • Mandy Aycock, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Marilou Bago, Turner

  • Jennifer Bartlett-Prescott, Church Health

  • Mitch Barton, Erwin Utilities

  • Michael Baskin, City of Chattanooga

  • Trent Beach, Community Health Systems, Inc.

  • Robert Bell, Tennessee Technological University

  • Kathy Benton, Sullivan County Regional Health Department

  • Matthew Berringer, SESAC, Inc.

  • Kendra Biggs, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

  • Jacob Black, Mid-Cumberland Regional Health Office

  • Thomas Blackburn, United States Army, Ft. Bragg

  • John Blair, Rutherford County Health Department

  • Leslie Blevins, Bristol Tennessee Essential Services

  • Vikram Bollu, HCA, Inc.

  • Sherrie Booker, Dickson and Humphreys County Health Department District

  • Angela Boring, Strategic Behavioral Health, LLC

  • Elaine Boyd, Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation- Bureau of Environment

  • Jeni Lind Brinkman, Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation - Bureau of Administration

  • Charlotte Burns, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

  • Veronica Calvin, West Tennessee Regional Health Office

  • James Carden, University of Mississippi

  • Julie Carmean, Tennessee Department of Transportation

  • Kevin Carter, Learning Evolution

  • Joseph Castillo, Maury Regional Medical Center

  • Dylan Cates, NHC Oakwood

  • Dennis Chen, Belmont University

  • Daniel Clark, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

  • Roger Clark, TRICOR

  • Matthew Coleman, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Nelson Colon, Cyril Bath

  • Laura Conner, Roane and Morgan County Health Department District

  • Shannon Cook, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Laxmi Dattu, Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation

  • Christopher De Troye, Bristol Tennessee Essential Services

  • Rachel Dean, Sullivan County Regional Health Department

  • Rachel Dhority, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

  • Robert Dickinson, Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation

  • Todd Dockery, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

  • Stacy Dorris, Qsource

  • Robert Dotson, Nuclear Fuel Services, Inc.

  • Reynold Douglas, City of Germantown

  • Heather Eddlemon, Cummins Business Services

  • Victor Edmonson, TRICOR

  • Daniel Falkenstein 

  • Lori Ferranti, Tennessee Department of Health Division of Policy, Planning and Assessment

  • De'Kisha Fondon, City of Germantown

  • Judy Forester, Mississippi Small Business Development Center

  • Natalie Freeman, University of Tennessee Medical Center

  • Caira Garcia, Tennessee Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

  • Amanda Goodhard, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Silpa Gorantla, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

  • Kevin Grayson, North Carolina State University

  • Craig Green, UT-Battelle

  • Ronald Green, Sevier County Health Department

  • Joshua Greer, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

  • Michael Gregory, ORAU-BusOps

  • Jennifer Guthrie, Kingsport City Schools

  • Shannon Hall, Tennessee Department of Safety & Homeland Security

  • Hannah Haney, Sullivan County Regional Health Department

  • Holly Harbin, NHC HealthCare, Moulton

  • Sequita Arnold Hardy, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

  • Jayne Harper, Tennessee Department of Health Northeast Regional Office

  • James Harper, Mississippi Small Business Development Center

  • Jodee Harrell, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Jerrod Higgins, Cyril Bath

  • Brenda Hogan, Farm Bureau Health Plans

  • Abigail Holbert, Listerhill Credit Union

  • Lila Holt, University of Tennessee

  • Jeri Howard, Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation

  • Michael Hubbard, Kingsport City Schools

  • John Michael Japp, United States Department of Energy

  • Scott Jeffress, East Tennessee State University

  • Erica Jolly, Tennessee Valley Authority

  • Katherine Jordan, Duke University Health System

  • Sudha Kashyap, Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center

  • Rachel Kemp, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

  • Rachel Kennedy, Maury Regional Transitional Care Center- NHC

  • Amanda Kerns, Tennessee Department of Human Resources

  • Erin Ketelle, University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services

  • Jerry Kettles, Tennessee Public Utility Commission

  • Marilyn Key, Cookeville Regional Medical Center

  • Paul Kidd, Lippert Components

  • Rich Kline, Cummins, Inc.

  • Mary Anne Koltowich 

  • Jason Krupp, Tennessee Valley Authority

  • Kimberly Lamar, Nashville General Hospital

  • Lisa Lankford, Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority

  • Sherri Lawrence, Tennessee Department of Safety & Homeland Security

  • David Ledwig, Practical Compliance, LLC

  • Sally Lighter, Pellissippi State Community College

  • Carlos Linares, Turner

  • Tracy Long, TRICOR

  • Tina MacDonald, United States Army, Ft. Bragg

  • Casey Mahoney, Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation

  • Stephanie Manley, Belmont University

  • Elizabeth Maples, Sevier County Health Department

  • Colin Martin, Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation

  • Nathan Mathis, Tennessee Valley Authority

  • Walter Matwijec, Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority

  • Stacey Max, Marvin Windows and Doors of Tennessee

  • Rhonda McAnally, University of Tennessee Medical Center

  • Mitchell McDowell, Mississippi Small Business Development Center

  • Brook Mitchell, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Kelley Molavi, U.S. Xpress, Inc.

  • Khadijat Momoh, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

  • Londa Morgan, Smith Travel Research

  • Mavis Muldrow, United States Army, Ft. Bragg

  • James Mumpower, Erwin Utilities

  • Leslie Murphy, Cummins, Inc.

  • John Nagy, Nuclear Fuel Services, Inc.

  • Susan Nance, Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital

  • Daniel Nanto, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

  • Nancy Neal, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

  • Mike Newman, Tennessee Department of Health Information Technology Services Division

  • Casey Norris, Tennessee Valley Authority Financial Services

  • Cindy Oakley, Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation

  • Shane O'Hare, Mountain States Health Alliance

  • Marc Overlock, Nashville General Hospital

  • Tamera Parsons, Mountain States Health Alliance

  • Brian Partin, Kingsport City Schools

  • Emily Passino, The Passino Collaborative

  • Jason Pattee, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

  • Mark Patton, Northeast State Community College

  • Paula Pell, AMS-PAR

  • Julie Perrey, TRICOR

  • Cathi Phillips, Nashville General Hospital

  • Sharon Piphus, Nashville General Hospital

  • Brittney Pipkin, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Pradeep Podila, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

  • Cathy Poole, Nashville General Hospital

  • Barbara Potts, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Korry Rahn, Tennessee Department of Human Resources

  • Aundrea Raich, Video Gaming Technologies, Inc.

  • John Ramaker, Marvin Windows and Doors of Tennessee

  • Steve Ramey, Cookeville Regional Medical Center

  • Ron Reeise, Mission Health

  • Kyle Renaud, Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation

  • Chelsea Ridley, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Kiah Rinehart, SESAC, Inc.

  • Vernon Rose, Nashville General Hospital

  • Jason Rushing, Tennessee Higher Education Commission

  • Emily Rushing, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Cynthia Sayler, Tennessee Department of Health Northeast Regional Office

  • April Sherwood, NHC HealthCare - South Central Region

  • Matthew Sinn, Tennessee Valley Authority

  • Erika Small, SFH Pursuit Company, Inc.

  • Astara Smith, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

  • Diane Smith, Bristol Tennessee Essential Services

  • Joey Smith, Montgomery County Health Department

  • Jonathon Smith, Tennessee Department of Health

  • Kara Smith, Belmont University

  • Rebecca Smith, Alabama Organ Center

  • Charles Smith, NHC HealthCare, Farragut

  • Lisa Spencer, Resilient Talent

  • Olivia Spooner, Sevier County Health Department

  • Swapna Sreenivasula, Prime Health Services

  • Karen St.Clair, Columbia Power & Water Systems

  • Betty Steele 

  • Steven Stone, EnableComp

  • Daniel Tackling, Mountain States Health Alliance

  • Alyssa Chase Tanner, Qsource

  • Melinda Tassey, Rutherford County Health Department

  • Charles Templeton, Mississippi Small Business Development Center

  • Melanie Thomas, Nashville General Hospital

  • Pamela Turner, Duke University Health System

  • Sam Turner, Baldrige Success Strategies

  • Bishakha Van Voris, Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration

  • Srikanth Varaganti, Cummins Business Services

  • Sonja Vientos, Meharry Medical College - Division of Student Affairs

  • Connie Wagner, Parkwest Medical Center

  • Aletha Washington, Jackson State University Small Business Development Center

  • Kristen Wayne, Maury Regional Medical Center

  • Gary Wells, United States Army, Ft. Bragg

  • Ronald Westbrook, Mississippi Small Business Development Center

  • Connie Whitt, Mississippi Small Business Development Center

  • Joseph Wigington, Erwin Utilities

  • Clinton Willis, Nuclear Fuel Services, Inc.

  • David Wilson, Tennessee Valley Authority

  • Diana Wohlfahrt, Nashville General Hospital

  • Heather Wolf, Kingsport City Schools

  • Jacksunia Wolfe, Kingsport City Schools

  • Douglas Wong, NHC Oakwood

  • Maria Wong, NHC HealthCare - South Central Region

  • Amanda Yanez, Bureau of TennCare

  • Yieu Yau, Avantor Performance Materials

  • Deborah York, Information International Associates, Inc.

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