Dr. JoAnn Sternke, who led the Pewaukee School District in Wisconsin to the 2013 Baldrige National Quality Award, delivers remarks upon receiving the Baldrige Foundation Harry S. Hertz Leadership Award, April 9, 2019.
Harry S. Hertz Leadership Award announced by Dr. George Benson, Chair of the Foundation for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award and Dr. Kenneth R. Cohen, CEO for The Synergy Organization, an evidence-based executive search firm. On April 7, 2013, during the 25th Gala celebration to honor the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program’s first quarter century, Dr. Hertz was presented with the first Harry S. Hertz Leadership Award.
Dr. Harry S. Hertz, PhD receives the first annual Harry S. Hertz Leadership Award from Dr. George Benson PhD, Baldrige Foundation’s Chair, and Kenneth R. Cohen, PhD, Founder and CEO of The Synergy Organization.
Synergy has demonstrated its own longstanding commitment to “giving back” to the healthcare industry and to identifying and recognizing the best leaders by creating the Harry S. Hertz Leadership Award in collaboration with the Baldrige Foundation. This prestigious award also seeks to ensure the long-term success of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program.