Who We Serve

Ripple Effect provides award-winning technical and strategic consulting for federal, private, and non-profit clients to deliver some of the most crucial policies and programs that shape our nation. We build capacity, not dependence, by creating the structure, processes and skills needed for long-term success at organizations.

Our experts work hand-in-hand with clients involved in important work that positively impacts the nation, including projects involving:

Health & Life Sciences

Improving the quality of life for Americans and others throughout the world by healthcare, science, research and public health.

Our clients include:

  • National Institutes of Health (NIH; 17+ Institutes, Centers, and Office of the Director) 
  • Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 
  • HHS Office of Human Research Protections (OHRP) 
  • HHS Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) 
  • Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) 
  • Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ) 
  • Patient-Centered Outcome Research Institute (PCORI) 


Protecting national interests through research and education that advances healthcare and supports medical readiness for our Service Members, Veterans, their families, and the American public.

Our clients include:

  • Defense Health Agency (DHA) 
  • Congressionally-Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) 
  • Army Medical Research and Development Command (MRDC) 
  • Naval Medical Research Command (NMRC) 
  • Clinical Investigation Programs 
  • Center for the Intrepid, Brooke Army Medical Center 


Promoting educational opportunities from elementary to post-doctoral level by evaluating program effectiveness and ensuring equal access.

Our clients include:

  • ED Institute of Education Sciences (IES) 
  • NIH Office of Intramural Training & Education (OITE) 

Commerce & Infrastructure

Maintaining and improving commerce, economic growth, infrastructure, and prosperity in America by instilling confidence in stewardship of our nation’s public resources. 

Our clients include:

  • Internal Revenue Service (IRS) 
  • Council for Electronic Revenue Communication Advancement (CERCA) 
  • GSA Public Building Service 
  • NIH Office of Research Facilities (ORF)


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Ripple Effect Communications, Inc.®

9600 Blackwell Rd., Suite 210,
Rockville, MD 20850