Dr. Karen McGraw

Years of experience: 30+

Role: President and Principal Consultant

Expertise: Karen is a performance consultant with practical expertise in Human Performance Improvement (HPI), performance analysis, architecting solutions, change management, results-based leadership development, job aids, personality type assessment, and facilitation.
​For more information, check out her bio.

  • As independent experts with over 30 years experience, we bring an unbiased perspective and practical advice.
  • We focus on your most pressing challenges to close critical performance gaps. 
  • We collaborate with you to tailor solutions to your organization.
  • We use Performance DNA, EASE, and other high-impact methodologies to bring best practices to our clients.
  • As a Native American-owned business, an SBA WOSB, a certified woman-owned business, and a certified Texas HUB, we improve your results and diversity. View our certifications here.

Contact us to find out how we can help you achieve greater organizational effectiveness and success today! 

Improving Effectiveness & Results

We believe that organizations want to improve the value and success of their most important asset--their people. We help them achieve this goal through cost-effective business consulting and performance improvement solutions for individuals, teams, and business units. 

Our Advantages

Expertise & Solutions You Can Count On

Solving Management Challenges

Running a successful organization isn't easy. We can help you analyze, identify, and solve common management challenges including productivity, leadership, processes, and change.

Client-Centered Approach

Unlike firms that offer cookie-cutter solutions, we apply our expertise in cognitive science and human performance to analyze, design, develop, and deliver the right solutions to help you close performance gaps and attain target results.          


Our Partners

We work with leading firms such as Platinum Performance Partners and Tailwind Consulting to ensure our clients get exactly what they need, with the right contract vehicle.

Our Name

The name Silver Bear Group reflects both our value proposition and our founder's heritage. In Native American cultures, silver represents great value. The bear is a powerful symbol of strength, leadership, steadiness, and pragmatism--all of which we demonstrate as we produce real value for our clients. 

Developing & Retaining Talent

Developing and retaining skilled employees and leaders doesn't need to be difficult. We'll simplify the process to ensure you have the right skills and knowledge on board to deliver results.  View our training workshops.