About Us

Celebrating 27 years!


To inspire learning, share successes and spark the energy and courage to lead our organizations to continually improve and innovate.


In 2020, CQI is recognized as a catalyst, bringing together leaders, thinkers and doers from Michigan and the world, to expand knowledge and increase the capacity to serve and innovate.


  • Develop the economy of Michigan with quality based thinking, learning and action, for the sustainable benefit of people and organizations who are here.
  • A secondary aim is to collaborate with other organizations to demonstrate the economic benefits of quality.
  • A tertiary aim is to demonstrate the value of doing business with Michigan because of our quality of people, organizations and communities.

History of CQI

Board and Committees