Staff Spotlight: Jim Sherlock

Jim Sherlock

Senior Awards Administrator

Sterling Council

You are the Senior Awards Administrator. What does that mean exactly?

Responsible for providing management consulting services for state agencies, state sub-divisions, and the private sector to improve management capabilities and operational effectiveness.  … Read More

Board Spotlight: Debra Shultz

Debra Shultz

Secretary/Treasurer, Board of Directors

Sterling Council

Senior Manager, Quality Programs & Events

NextEra Energy, Inc.

(Florida Power & Light)

Debra Shultz is the Senior Manager of Quality Training & Programs since 2004, but has been with NextEra Energy … Read More

Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards

Florida Sterling Council and FloridaMakes Announce Finalists for the

Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Awards

Award Winners to Be Announced at May 31 Sterling Awards Banquet in Orlando

TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Sterling Council and FloridaMakes today announced that 33 … Read More

The Secret to Better Business

By: Dr. Laura McNeil, Master Examiner & Chair, Examination Committee, Florida Sterling Council

Senior Vice President, Citigroup

I am proud to write about my friend, a Sterling role model leader and Six Sigma Master Black Belt, Dr. Gustavo Fernandez, MD, … Read More

Elevating Organizational Performance Excellence




Sterling/Baldrige Criteria: The Leadership Framework for Elevating Organizational Performance Excellence

Dione Geiger, President, Florida Sterling Council

Organizations across the state embrace the research-based, evidence driven Sterling Criteria to do business, only better. The Criteria are revised at … Read More