Show Me Excellence

Continually improving to serve the citizens of Missouri through effective government

What is Operational Excellence (OpEx)?

Operational Excellence drives the “management cycle” with skills, capabilities, mindsets, and processes to deliver performance and organizational health and continuously improves our departments.

What is Show Me Excellence?

Show Me Excellence is a subset of OpEx skills, capabilities, mindsets, and processes that deliver lean and continuous improvement impacts at the department, team, and project levels.

Real world application, real results

Learn more about the impact of Show Me Excellence across Missouri

Your go-to guide to understand your problems and find the resources to solve it

Helping our fellow citizens and meeting their high expectations

Latest News

Keep up to date with the latest news in OpEx across Missouri.

Summit 2021

Show Me Excellence Summit

The State of Missouri hosted its third annual Show Me Excellence Summit.

Show Me Excellence Team with the Governor

Show Me Excellence Month

Governor Parson proclaims October 2021 as Show Me Excellence Month in the State of Missouri.

Show Me Excellence Summit Logo 2020

Show Me Excellence Summit

Over 1,800 team members and peers from across the nation joined to learn new skills to better serve our citizens.

Governor's Proclamation

Show Me Excellence Day

Governor Parson proclaims October 26, 2020 as Show Me Excellence Day in the State of Missouri.

Show Me Challenge people presenting

Missouri Departments Pitch Service Improvements in
Show Me Challenge

Innovative ideas from Missouri team members.

Map of Missouri

The Missouri Way Impact: Historic Statewide Reorganization

Learn more about the effort to reorganize state agencies with the goal of becoming the Best in the Midwest.


First Annual Missouri Continuous Improvement Summit

Over 300 team members from across state government, building the skills to create and sustain positive change.