Kara Tess Partner | Practice Transitions and Recruiting

With a track record of working with some of the best in the industry, Kara Tess might just be your answered prayer. Kara earned her degree from Concordia University in Management & Communications and has worked in the worlds of recruiting and project management for over 15 years. She has worked for corporate organizations, small businesses, and has provided HR consulting services to dental practices throughout the Midwest, with a heavy focus on associate recruitment of Dentists and Specialists. Kara has received recognition by NAVCA as a ’40 Under 40’ honoree for her accomplishments within the business side of dentistry. She frequently speaks at and attends various industry and dental school events, sharing her passion for helping people accomplish their career goals. Kara cultivates a fresh and personable philosophy whether she is assisting an individual seeking a new career opportunity, partnering with a client who is in need of top-notch candidates, or working with a practice looking to enhance their Human Resource policies and procedures.


Kara resides in Green Bay, WI with her husband Ben and son Will. In their free time they enjoy weekend family gatherings to watch the Packer game, traveling, and taking advantage of the variety of recreational activities Wisconsin's four seasons has to offer. 


Concordia UniversityManagement & Communications


The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday.


Her parents for instilling the value of hard work and helping her to understand the importance of treating people the way you want to be treated.  



O 844.200.3343 ext.703
M 920.634.9788
E kara@edgeadvise.com