Strategic Advisory & Consulting

Strategic Advisory & Consulting

Work directly with the CEO of Active Choices, Inc., Anese Cavanaugh,
and tap into strategic leadership, expertise, and inspired advisory support.

Anese began her work over 22 years ago, dedicating herself to refining the IEP Method® and craft of energetics in culture, leadership, and performance. Throughout her journey, she has developed several core beliefs, principles, and ways of being that have empowered clients to achieve phenomenal results, quickly and sustainably.

Anese’s expertise ranges from addressing large audiences on stages, teaching thousands, to working intimately with boardrooms, leadership teams, and executives on a one-on-one basis. View more details on her credentials and expertise here.


Work With Anese

Anese is available to support you and your organization in three distinct ways:

Experiential Keynotes

Experience powerful insights and transformative learning through Anese’s experiential keynotes. Get to the heart of key topics and experience honest, human approaches and actionable solutions to real-time People, Leadership, and Innovation challenges.

Executive Sessions

Delve deep into leadership development with Anese through executive sessions tailored to you and/or your entire leadership team. 



Strategic Advisor

Partner with Anese as a strategic advisor on retainer, designed for serious leaders committed to creating impactful change and leveraging the energy of their leadership team.


Custom Engagements

All engagements with Anese are bespoke and custom-designed to meet your specific needs. This may include diagnostics, retreats, training sessions, one-on-one meetings, keynotes, and more. Together, we’ll co-design a custom container to support your intentions and goals.

Budget & Options

If you’re interested in exploring how we can work together, please inquire here. We’ll share more about Anese’s entry point pricing and availability.

If the entry point pricing doesn’t align with your budget, we offer various other ways to serve you and your workforce. Our phenomenal team of coaches and faculty are available to provide support.

Please view our “Work With Us” page or complete this form, and our team will reach out to assist you.

I highly recommend ACI and the IEP work for organizations that are serious about culture change, innovation, and growing their people — the work is unique, caring, effective, and eye-opening for the kind of leadership we need to have now in order to innovate and grow our future leaders.

Ken Musgrave

Global Director of D-Ford | Human-Centered User Experience, Ford Motor Company

Anese is an incredible side-by-side collaborator. She helps us focus on what’s most important to us—our people.

We consider her a core part of our talent strategy, looking forward to each next step together.


Duane Bray

Partner & Head of Global Talent, IDEO

After more than a year working with Anese, I can say without reservation that she can bring out the best leadership skills in every member of your team.

She makes people mesh. She super powers your teamwork. And she makes cultural change look easy. Stop arguing, call her.

Alan Cooper

Founder & President, Cooper

Contagious Culture
& Contagious You

Explore Anese’s books, including Contagious You, Contagious Culture, The Leader You Will Be and our sought-after IEP Survival Guide.