Susan Williams, professor of management at Belmont University, was appointed by the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Center for Performance Excellence (The Center) to the 2005 Panel of Judges. The Center’s Award Program annually recognizes organizations demonstrating excellence in business operations and results.
As a member of the Panel of Judges, Williams is responsible for validating the integrity of the award process and determining recognition levels for each award applicant. The Panel comprises experts selected from all sectors, including business, industry, education, health care organizations, professional and trade associations and government. All judges have been Baldridge National Quailty Award examiners and/or have served on the Board of Examiners for the Center.