News and Announcements

The 2021 Minnesota Quality Conference will be held in both in-person and virtual formats on Tuesday and Wednesday November 9 and 10, 2021. The in-person conference will take place at at Earle Brown Heritage Center in Brooklyn Center. The first day of the conference will consist of one-hour presentations. The second day will be half-day workshops. ... more
Posted by Karen Maskell on Minnesota Section Sep 16, 2021 8:01 AM CDT
MNASQ offers opportunities to develop leadership skills through Member Leader positions on the Executive Board. MNASQ Nominations Committee is currently developing the slate of candidates for the upcoming election. If you would like to nominate yourself or another to one of the following positions, please submit the following to ... more
Posted by Karen Maskell on Minnesota Section Sep 11, 2021 6:27 AM CDT
Please join me in celebrating our September member spotlight, Karen Peifer! Karen is currently the Chair of the Biomedical Consortium within MNASQ. Thank you, Karen, for your volunteer work and we're fortunate to have you in our section! Highest academic degree? Bachelors of General Studies with a Minor in Psychology from Northern Illinois ... more
Posted by Carl McBurney on Minnesota Section Sep 7, 2021 7:30 AM CDT
Norma Michelle Lechtman, DVM, age 75, of Belle Plaine, MN, passed away on August 6, 2021, after a heroic battle against cancer and Parkinson’s disease. She was a quality professional and an active member of the ASQ Minnesota Chapter 1203 where she volunteered in a number of capacities. In recent years Norma served on the MNASQ Programs Committee. In her ... more
Posted by Theo Black on Minnesota Section Sep 5, 2021 1:02 PM CDT
Presentation “ Process Automation: Preparation and Planning ” Gathering requirements is an obvious first step for determining process automation scope. Minimizing technical debt is not a typical risk accounted for and, although, requirements are an important first step, many organizations consider simpler approaches that end up in massive ... more
Posted by Theo Black on Minnesota Section Sep 5, 2021 12:29 PM CDT