Celebrating 25 Years, GRQC Announces 2018 Officers

Greater Rochester Quality Council (GRQC), a Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce affiliate, has announced its 2018 officers. The roster includes leaders with extensive experience in Operational Performance Excellence, Quality Management, and Leadership Development. The 2018 GRQC officers are:  

Chair: Nancy Plews, President, NJP Quality Consulting

Vice Chair: Mike Della Porta, Vice President, Technology & Operations, Butler/Till

Secretary: Mike Caceci, Owner, Excellerated Performance LLC

Treasurer: Carol Wilke, Director, Finance & Administration, St. Kateri Parish, Diocese of Rochester

GRQC, founded in 1993, includes individual and organizational members from business, education, healthcare, government, and not-for-profit.  Its purpose is to stimulate and foster excellence in the products, services, and processes of all organizations in the Greater Rochester community.  This is done by sharing performance excellence concepts and tools through presentations, training seminars, and networking.  Its 25th anniversary will be commemorated at GRQC events throughout the year.  For more information about GRQC and its events visit www.grqc.org.

Greater Rochester Quality Council also announced the launch of its Jump Start Program for potential GRQC Business Sector members, who are “new” to quality and unsure of the value of initiating a quality improvement initiative. As part of Jump Start, GRQC offers a pro-bono day of consulting to demonstrate the potential power and impact of quality to business.  

Upcoming GRQC Events:

March 27, 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce – ROC the Future:  Cradle to Career Support for Rochester’s Children – ROC the Future Alliance leaders Jackie Campbell, Director, and Ajamu Kitwana, Chair will explain  ROC the Future and how it is making use of improvement tools to accelerate progress in key outcomes for Rochester’s school children. See www.grqc.org for details and to register.

May 9, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. – GRQC’s 12th Annual Showcase and Performance Excellence Awards Program at Locust Hill Country Club.  See www.grqc.org for details.