William Ewing

William Ewing


Bill Ewing, President of Ewing Consulting, began his consulting career 40 years ago with Ernst & Ernst (now Ernst & Young).  He steadily moved up the professional ladder in the Denver, St. Louis and Los Angeles offices of this prestigious firm while serving major clients in the private and public sector in compensation, organization planning, human resources policies and training.  He joined Hay Associates in Los Angeles as a Principal for two years before starting his own firm in 1980.  Prior to his consulting career, he was Director of Human Resources for Carte Blanche Corporation, a national company with 1,000 employees headquartered in Los Angeles.

He is currently enjoying his 36th year serving primarily the education industry. Headquartered in the City of San Clemente, the Company’s client list numbers over 200 school districts, 45 community college districts, 30 county offices of education and a number of other organizations.  The firm also serves a large number of Cities, Counties and other public sector clients in California, Arizona, Kentucky and Washington as well as some select private sector companies such as Northrop, Lockheed, Hughes, Warner Brothers and Architectural Digest.

Mr. Ewing is recognized nationally for his innovations in human resources including the Ewing Factor System, Harmony software, Organization Analysis methods (up, down, over and out) and others.  He is a popular speaker at State, regional and national gatherings of educators and human resources managers.

He taught for many years in the Human Resources Certificate Program at UCLA receiving recognition for his popular courses on compensation, job evaluation and general management.  He also leads a variety of workshops around the country including a two-day classification and compensation seminar hosted by ECI.

Mr. Ewing holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in psychology.  He has studied with many great leaders in the field.  He is very active in church and choral music activities and has served on the Board of Directors of both the Los Angeles Master Chorale and Pacific Chorale. He is also a choral conductor himself having directed several choirs around the country. He currently serving as the President of the San Clemente Rotary Club.

Bill and his wife of 50 years, Diane, live in San Clemente and have raised three children, two of whom work for Ewing Consulting.