Who are we?

ON-RIVER is an independent, woman owned HR consulting firm, founded by Karen Oliver-Behee in 2019. Karen and the ON-RIVER team bring an expertise in translating an organization’s strategic objectives into actionable value-creating priorities and plans. We appreciate that no two companies are the same, especially when it comes to Human Resources.

As a former Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Karen understands the challenges of running the business day-to-day while preparing the HR team and broader organization for the future. She and the ON-RIVER team use a pragmatic and objective approach. This agility creates recommendations and solutions that optimize YOUR HR investments.

Working together, we accelerate you and your people to achieve the next level of growth in the most effective and efficient way. These results earn us the trust of CEOs and executive teams. Times of company growth and change can be messy. ON-RIVER can guide you quickly and safely through these “rapids” to the calm on the other side.