For immediate release on March 1, 2018


Kimberly Miller
Media Relations

Operations Improvement Expert Michelle Holmes Named Chief Operating Officer of ECG

San Diego, CA, March 1, 2018—ECG Management Consultants, a national consulting firm working exclusively with healthcare providers, is pleased to announce that Michelle Holmes has been promoted to chief operating officer (COO).

“We are incredibly excited to welcome Michelle to ECG’s executive leadership team as our COO. She brings a passion for and focus on culture and people development, which we believe will further differentiate ECG in our ability to recruit, mentor, and train the most talented professionals in our industry,” said Gary Edmiston, ECG’s Chief Executive Officer. “Michelle has had a very successful consulting career at ECG, and her transition to a dedicated focus on our human capital function will take us to the next level.”

Holmes joined ECG in 2005 and has been an operations improvement and technology principal since 2013, leading some of the firm’s largest physician enterprise transformation and IT implementation engagements. As ECG’s COO, she will be responsible for consultant onboarding, training, and development as well as employee integration and engagement.

“When I came to ECG over 12 years ago, I quickly found a home with a family of people who were as committed as I was to constantly learning and using that knowledge and experience to help our clients. We challenge each other every day to do better and do more as we tackle the most complex issues in healthcare,” said Holmes. “As ECG’s COO, I have the opportunity to expand my personal impact by supporting all of our consultants in delivering the most innovative and highest-value services while working in an environment that is both fun and professionally rewarding. I couldn’t be more honored—or ready to get started.”

About ECG

ECG is a strategic consulting firm that is leading healthcare forward, using the knowledge and expertise built over the course of more than four decades to help clients clearly see where healthcare is going and navigate toward success. ECG consultants work as trusted, professional partners with hospitals, health systems, medical groups, and academic medical centers across the country. ECG was named the number one overall healthcare management consulting firm in the “2018 Best in KLAS: Software and Services” report.