Welcome to the Minnesota Section Community! Our mission is to foster personal and professional relationships, connections and sense of belonging and to equip our community with the skills, competencies and knowledge that create Excellence Through Quality.

We hope to see you at one of our monthly meetings hosted on the second Tuesday of each month September thru May at various locations throughout the Twin Cities. We also host a variety of workshops and certification prep classes throughout the year.

Questions? Send email to info@mnasq.org.


  • Scholarship Application Deadline - April 15th
    The Gayle W. McElrath scholarship honors the memory of MNASQ member Gayle McElrath who was a living testimony to the principles and practices of the quality profession. His life and accomplishments testify to his commitment. These include Professor and founder of the Industrial Engineering Department, University of Minnesota (1953); founding ... more
  • MNASQ 2020 Section Leadership Team
    The MNASQ Nominating Committee proposed the following slate of candidates for the 2020 MNASQ Executive Board . There were no nominations from general membership. As the Nominating Committee Candidates were unopposed, they are elected into offfice and scheduled to take office on January 1, 2020. Congratulations our new leadership team! Role ... more
  • Congratulations to Karen Hulting, new ASQ Fellow
    On November 4, 2019, the Board of Directors of ASQ elected Karen Hulting a Fellow of the Society in recognition of her significant contributions to quality. Karen's citation reads as follows: “For outstanding contributions and leadership in statistical methods and quality technologies in the medical device industry; for excellence in mentoring ... more

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  • "Quality, Analytics and Big Data," by Dr. Charles Liedtke Many organizations today are aggressively developing big data analytics capabilities. What does this mean for Quality professionals? Integrating quality, analytics, and big data guided by the strategic direction of the ...
    Date Created: 01/14/2020 03:19 PM
  • ASQ Minnesota Section Leadership Team 2020

    Meet the ASQ Minnesota 2020 leadership team.  Our section member leaders for 2020 are presented below. Should you have questions about anything section related, please do not hesitate to reach out to any one of us! You can also reach ...

    Date Created: 12/23/2019 11:17 AM
  • DOE from an Engineering Perspective Part 2
    Presentation deck from December 2019 Program Meeting. DOE from an Engineering Perspective Part 2.

    Date Created: 12/09/2019 06:02 PM
  • DOE from an Engineering Perspective Presentation deck from October 2019 Program Meeting
    Date Created: 10/07/2019 12:44 PM

Community Information


Founded in 1948, ASQ Minnesota Section has grown to be one of the largest sections within the ASQ community.  With almost 1800 members, approximately 80% of our members live or work within the Greater Twin Cities area. We provide a wide variety of opportunities for individuals seeking to connect with like-minded professionals and increase their ability to make our world work better.

You can also find us on LinkedIn and Facebook.

Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States

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