Effective System Innovations (ESI) is a consulting company focused on increasing efficiencies and improving outcomes in complex social services systems. Working with public and private agencies, ESI consultants specialize in strategic planning, federal and state regulatory compliance, performance measurement, system analysis, and Lean management/process improvement. With more than 25 years of experience, ESI consultants have worked extensively with juvenile justice and child welfare systems helping build and reform practices and improving outcomes to youth, families, and staff. ESI’s technical expertise includes statewide implementation, evidence-based practices, staff recruitment and retention practices, the Family First Prevention Services Act, PREA, quality assurance protocol development, and survey design.
Our goal is to help clients develop system infrastructures and streamline business processes to increase agency effectiveness. ESI uses data-driven methodologies to help clients make informed decisions, reduce costs, and maximize efficiencies. The result: Improved services and success rates for program participants, compliance with federal and state regulations, and success in achieving agency mission and goals.
ESI collaborates with clients to implement innovative, sustainable system improvements designed to create positive outcomes for youth, staff and families.
We are committed to developing creative solutions to solve our client’s complex problems.
Commitment to Partnership
We invest time and resources to understand the mission, goals, and values of our clients. Working closely with agency leaders and staff, we ensure that targeted plans are developed to address our client’s unique needs.
Honor Expertise and Be Adaptable
We understand that you are the experts on your system. ESI provides professional guidance respectfully and offers solutions for consideration. We build upon your system strengths and adapt our strategies based on your ever-changing needs.
In the social service sector, our goal is to assist youth and families to become stable, independent, and contributing members of society. In this same way, ESI’s core tenet is to never let a client become dependent on our services. We ensure the work is done, plans are developed to ensure success, and enough support is provided to sustain positive results long-term.