The Akribos Group is a professional consulting practice specializing in accurate and precise research-based solutions through strategic planning applications, innovative organizational design, expert leadership training and highly effective professional development services. The work of The Akribos Group is filtered through the lens of experienced educators and supporting professionals representing all phases of the educational endeavor.  The Akribos team of Professional Associates offer a broad and diverse perspective, extending from the classroom all the way to the board room. These professionals are impeccably credentialed and highly-respected in their designated areas of expertise and professional practice and they recognize the critical need for projects delivered on time and within budget. We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our professional team and the menu of professional services that we are equipped to provide.

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With a background in Educational Psychology, Dr. Hollinger has served in public schools for more than three decades. Learn More


From Needs Assessment to Growth & Facilities, planning for the future is an important part of any educational or business organization. Learn More


An organization is a unit of people structured and managed to meet a need or to pursue collective goals. What are your needs and goals? Learn More

The Winning Emotion of “Enough”

Listen to the following audio clip of Dr. Kevin Elko speaking on Enough by clicking on the image below.   Dr. Kevin Elko has served as a performance consultant for The Pittsburgh Steelers, The Dallas Cowboys, The Philadelphia Eagles, The Miami Dolphins, The New Orleans

Helping Families Initiative Successfully Heads Off Crime and Saves Society Money

The Helping Families Initiative (HFI) that began in Mobile 15 years ago seeks to expand in Alabama to enable more families and schools to turn young people away from crime and toward more productive lives. Former Mobile County District Attorney and state school board Vice

The Future Is Now: Metrics of Innovation In Schools

What a difference five years makes. In 2012, my colleague Keith Evans and I had collaborated on a list of made-up, outside-the-box (and somewhat tongue-in-cheek) metric terms to measure the true effectiveness of his school. Some of these are Keith’s and some are mine; I honestly

Introducing Akribos Professional Associate, Dr. Barry Carroll

The Akribos Group is pleased to announce that Dr. Barry Carroll has recently joined our team of Professional Associates. Throughout Dr. Carroll’s career in education he served as a teacher, Assistant Principal and Coordinator of Athletics, Principal, Director of Secondary


Helping citizens of faith maximize their influence to revitalize Christian faith and character in America.

Promoting a spirit of fellowship among alumni, providing a continuous flow of information on the progress and needs of the University.

The inspirational art of Ricky Trione continues to inspire and awe everyone who comes into contact with this incredible man.

Mark Tidwell's story of dealing with stage four colon cancer is an inspiration to everyone. The journey continues as Mark and his family seek God’s direction as to how best to fight this disease.

Gary Cohen knows that remarkable leaders use questions to generate fresh ideas, inspire committed action, and build an army of forward-thinking leaders.

Applebee's America offers numerous practical examples of how leaders earn the loyalty and support of people by understanding and sharing their values and goals.