Meet the Leaders Guiding Our Strategy and Mission

Cheryl Hilinski, PMP

Chief Performance Officer

More about Cheryl…

Cheryl Hilinski is responsible for driving strategic and business initiatives, and leads Questar’s Product and Performance teams. She executes on strategy and supports operational excellence through the delivery of leading-edge products and capabilities and optimization of internal processes and business systems. Cheryl is PMP certified and has been with Questar since 2006. She has more than a decade of experience leading large scale, complex education and technology projects. Her deep industry experience includes a broad scope of programs, including high-stakes online and paper-and-pencil graduation exams, end-of-course assessments, assessments for English language learners, and alternate assessments.

Prior to Questar, Cheryl worked for a nonprofit consortium focused on improving teaching and learning at colleges and universities across the United States. While there, she developed and led programs to improve professional and organizational development, assessment, and diversity.

Cheryl earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in communicative disorders from the University of New Mexico and her Master of Arts degree in educational policy and administration–Comparative and International Development Education from the University of Minnesota.