Our Vision

BE: The recognized thought leader for organizational performance improvement in Oklahoma.

DO: Produce 10 national Baldrige Award recipients from 2016 to 2030.

HAVE: More award applicants per capita than any other state Baldrige-based awards program.

The only improvement methodology focused on the essential building blocks of all organizational success and strategic-driven results, and the only organization in Oklahoma authorized to assess and award others using the Baldrige Framework for Performance Excellence.

Our Community





The OQF Board of Directors are all thought leaders in their own organizations and are passionate evangelists for Excellence in Oklahoma

Our Position

Nothing happens at OQF without our community of sponsors, members and volunteers who passionately contribute time, money and resources.  As a 501c(3) non-profit organization, we depend on the support of our "Community of Excellence".   

Our Purpose

Our Values

The Oklahoma Quality Foundation's mission is to be a catalyst for economic prosperity in Oklahoma by promoting the principles of performance excellence and sharing of best practices.


Our Board