Our Talent

Talent drives success. At the Crider Group, our professional services team includes some of the best and brightest in their respective fields. We offer our clients deep knowledge, diversity, and experts in a broad range of disciplines, including business, health care, research, marketing and communications.

Our primary services

About Us

The Crider Group is a leading professional services firm and advisor on solving complex business, management and organizational challenges. We deliver dynamic, cost-effective solutions that yield consistent client outcomes.

Based in the Washington, DC. Metro region, the Crider works closely with government, non-profit and commercial clients. We combine in-depth industry knowledge and expertise to achieve optimal performance.

The Crider Group has earned national recognition for excellence, delivering exceptional consulting services in 49 of the 50 United States. We see each client as a partner and each engagement as a special opportunity to make a world of difference together.


  • Minority-Owned Small Business
  • Woman-Owned Small Business
  • Small Disadvantage Business

Additional certifications include:

  • Hub Zone Business
  • Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
  • DC Supply Schedule

Our Talent

Dr. Elaine A. Crider is the President and Founder of The Crider Group, where she focuses on providing a full range of services to government, private, and non-profit organizations. Dr. Crider has made many positive impacts on organizational development, short- and long -term strategic planning, project management, mergers and acquisitions, and business startups.

Dr. Crider earned a Doctor of Health Science from NOVA Southeastern University, a Master of Science in of Heath Administration from Central Michigan University, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Maryland.

To deliver consistent, high-performance services, The Crider Group employs some of the best and brightest professional staff and consultants in their respective fields. Our strength lies in the experience and diversity of our team and in their proven success.

The Crider Group · P.O. Box 15186 · Washington DC 20003 · Phone: 202.574.2211