Central Research is a Center for Veterans Enterprise (CVE) certified, Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), Vietnam-Veteran Owned, and a Small Business Administration (SBA) certified 8(a) firm.
Our company was co-founded by Johnny Dillard, PhD, a retired Marine Corps serviceman and Army National Guard Lieutenant Colonel and his son, Scott Dillard, MBA. Dr. Dillard and Scott Dillard have worked to build Central Research into a strong, vibrant business dedicated to employing Veterans and disabled Veterans. Today, nearly one third of Central Research employees are Veterans, disabled Veterans, and spouses of Veterans. Our growth and success reflects our commitment to deliver customized business solutions in a quality and customer-focused environment.
Our specialized services, including researching and conducting audits of deceased and incarceration cases, support Customers with a more accurate picture of beneficiary data that enables the cessation or suspension of fraudulent payments. We provide end-user artifacts by way of a death certificate, inmate verification, or other records to legally close an ineligible account. Over the past 8 years we have been affiliated with the U.S. Department of Education, Defaulted Student Loan Program providing these and other cost-saving support services.
We also offer Prime contract management support to several state and federal agencies. Our services include: Program Management; Professional and Administrative Services; Records Management support; and Logistics and Life Cycle Management.
Located in Northwest Arkansas, we successfully manage contracts nationwide, with the majority of our customers being in the Washington DC metro area. – less