Global Evaluation & Applied Research Solutions (GEARS), Inc. offers consulting services to federal, state and local governments, foundations and community based organizations to help them improve programming and services to the public. We consider ourselves stewards of the public trust and support our clients as Trusted Advisors in developing technically sound, innovative and cost efficient real world solutions for real world problems.
GEARS has developed niche expertise in delivering program evaluations designed and interpreted with an understanding of the potential impact that culture, social norms, gender, and politics can have on evaluation results. We unravel these complexities using language that all stakeholders understand and provide training, data management support, and consultation services that ensure our results benefit both funders and grantees they support. In addition to qualitative expertise, GEARS has substantial expertise in designing and analyzing focus groups as well.
GEARS has extensive expertise in providing strategic planning, change management and team building services to clients in the public and private sectors. Our experienced facilitators understand how to accomplish astonishing results within short project periods. We create safe environments to engage participants in conversations that yield substantial outcomes for both in person and virtual meetings. We also identify and provide administrative support services to our clients.
Some of our clients include the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Office on Women’s Health (OWH), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Department of Justice (DOJ), US Attorney Office Northern Georgia District, and the U.S. Department of Education. For more information, visit us at www.GetInGEARS.com.