Topic: Communities of Excellence & an Update on Outcomes from Midland County, MI
Speakers: Stephanie Norling (Executive Director) – Communities of Excellence 2026 and Sharon Mortenson (CEO)/Lou Mencia (Volunteer) – Midland Area Community Foundation
In 2010, a small group of leaders developed the hypothesis that a systems framework – the Baldrige Framework – could be adapted to transform the health and wellbeing of residents in communities. Stephanie Norling will introduce you to the key concepts of Communities of Excellence 2026 and provide an update on where the program is today. Sharon Mortensen and Lou Mencia will present stories, process improvements, and outcomes that Midland County, Michigan has achieved during their three-year engagement with Communities of Excellence.
This webinar is FREE to Alliance members and their team members! Click here to register: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8849775996220662284