The New Mexico Performance Excellence Awards

All 2018 NMPEA materials, including both applicant and Examiner materials, will be available for download by October 27, 2017.  In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact Jeff Weinrach at 505-944-2003 or at

The New Mexico Performance Excellence Awards (NMPEA) program is New Mexico's only awards program based on the Malcolm Baldrige Framework for Performance Excellence (see our Executive Order).  The recipients are focused on long term process improvement, sustainability, efficiency and excellence.   

Leadership Award

“Don Chalmers Passion for Excellence Award” is an annual award recognizing an individual who exemplifies outstanding leadership...

Mentorship Award

The Dennis J. Woywood Compañero Recognition recognizes organizations that help other organizations...

Volunteer as an Examiner

An Examiner is an individual passionate about  helping New Mexico become the State of Excellence.