Meet the Team

Gary L. Wolford, PhD.

Dr. Wolford has served as an international senior executive at three highly regarded consulting firms (Accenture, the Hay Group, and Watson Wyatt) and two Fortune 50 companies (Marathon Oil and Citigroup). He has led and managed assignments throughout the United States and in 22 foreign countries. His client roster includes a number of Fortune 100 companies in addition to several smaller firms.

He has extensive experience in financial services, energy, food services, retailing, medical services, insurance, products, telecommunications, government agencies, healthcare and facilities. His areas of expertise include business transformation, organization design and development, human capital and executive leadership development.

He has spoken at conferences around the world. He has published articles on organization design and organization change. Dr. Wolford has served on a number of boards. In addition, he has been lead faculty for worldwide education programs in executive leadership, performance assessment and business transformation.

Dr. Wolford has a Ph.D. from Bowling Green University with an emphasis in organizational development and administration. He has a B.S. Degree in Developmental Sciences from the Ohio State University.

Bruce Starcher

Bruce Starcher is a creative problem solver with 25 years experience working with senior managers across a broad set of business issues. He has worked in close to 20 different industries from Technology to Mobile to Consumer Goods to Office Products.  Over the past 10 years alone, he has identified over $2.5B of value for the companies he has helped,  on projects ranging from $1M to $1B.

Bruce was raised in France, Switzerland and the US. After completing his French Baccalaureat, he graduated from Wesleyan University where he majored in Mathematics and Economics, was a Naval Officer assigned to a destroyer and returned for his MBA at Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management where he graduated with distinction (top 10%).

His career includes the US Navy, Hewlett Packard, Motorola, ACCO Brands and Starcher Group LLC in roles that included Corporate Finance, Business Model Consultant, Director of Product Discovery, Strategic Projects, Director of Sustainability and Managing Director of his advisory firm.