About Us

Founded in 1994 by Ellen and Larry Colemire, Executive Consulting, Inc. (ECI) specializes in the development and implementation of business and organizational strategies for a wide variety of clients. Our goal is to help organizations reach and exceed their full potential by providing consulting services that focus on achieving and maintaining peak performance. With company headquarters located at the Double C Bar Ranch in White Mountain Lake, Arizona, we operate nimbly and efficiently, consulting and implementing programs on-site at your organization.

Ellen Colemire, Founder & CEO, ECI

Ellen Colemire

Ellen Colemire graduated from St. Mary’s College, University of Notre Dame with a B.S. in Physics. Prior to starting her own company, Ellen served for 14 years in the U.S. Navy where she was ultimately selected for the rank of full Commander. In 1981, she was chosen as a White House Fellow and became the Executive Assistant to Jeane Kirkpatrick at the United Nations. After her military service, she went on to have an accomplished executive career, holding leadership positions in a number of world-class companies such as AlliedSignal Aerospace and Booz, Allen & Hamilton. Ellen brings clarity and insight to even the most complex and difficult business situations and has helped dozens of organizations achieve new heights in performance and productivity. Ellen lives on a 300-acre horse ranch in Arizona with her business partner and husband Larry Colemire.

Anne E. Mueller, Senior Vice President

Anne is a Senior Vice President at ECI.  Within the Executive Consulting, Inc. organization, she is responsible for Marketing and Business Development. Anne has worked in the field of organizational development for 25 years and has been associated with Executive Consulting Inc. for 22 years. Anne has had success after success across the entire breadth of the ECI service line. She specializes in coaching for effective communication at the team and individual levels as well as in the strategic development and execution of group business plans and process reviews. Anne’s previous experience includes staffing augmentation and sales, marketing, and advertising for motion pictures. Anne holds a B.S in Business and an M.S. in Organization Development, both from Pepperdine University. Anne enjoys running and spending time with her three daughters.  She resides with her daughters in Huntington Beach, California.

Virtual Team

We have a virtual team of 11 qualified and experienced professionals available for assignments. Additional personnel can be quickly sourced from our pool of over 200 industry specialists to build the right team for any project.


From strategy development, functional or organizational restructuring, company mergers, to leadership coaching and avoidance of litigation, we implement tested and proven methodologies that work to meet and exceed business goals. Having consulted with top business leaders and management of many multi-national companies in diverse industries from Aerospace to Power Generation and finance, we have more than 20 years experience and a proven track record for success.