The Southwest Alliance for Excellence Board of Directors is pleased to announce the hiring of Robert “QualityBob” Mitchell as our new Executive Director, effective July 31, 2023.

‘QualityBob’ brings a wealth of diverse experience in industrial quality, Quality Planning, Quality Analysis, Quality Control and Quality Leadership, has served in a variety of member leader positions with the American Society for Quality (ASQ), and has 10+ years of experience as a state Baldrige Examiner for PEN and SWAE.

As the Executive Director, Bob will oversee the day-to-day business and operations of Southwest Alliance for Excellence, Inc. Bob reports to the Board of Directors (BOD) and works in partnership with the BOD and Board of Overseers (BOO) to develop and deploy our strategic plans towards achieving the mission, vision, values, purpose and goals of the organization.

Bob can be reached at [email protected] and (651) 270-2452 mobile.