As Principal Consultant in The Straker Group,
Rick has worked for more than 20 years in many aspects of performance consulting,
organization development, change management and training in a range of
industries/sectors and organizations.
In addition Rick
is familiar with many of the top thinkers and practitioners in
performance consulting – and is known by colleagues and clients as an
“idea guy” who can come up with answers to human performance challenges.
In addition Rick has:
earned the Certified
Performance Technologist (CPT) designation from the International
Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI)
earned degrees in
psychology (BA) and human development (MS), and
been trained or certified
in a wide variety of performance improvement models, methods and tools.
Some of Rick's clients include:
California Federal Bank
County of Riverside
Houston Airport System
Straker Group, LLC
HUB certification: The Straker
Group, LLC is certified as a “historically underutilized business”
(minority or woman-owned) by the State of Texas, and is listed in the HUB Directory.
Methods and partners: The Straker Group can provide:
core Performance Consulting 2.0 tools
access to a range of
specialized methods, and
for bigger or more specialized projects.
Most of these
methods are available for “technology transfer” to our
clients, for their professional growth and for ongoing application in
Group also has a practice area that provides best
practices consulting for academic retention.