Sherpa Hires Former NIC Data Expert Lana Peck

ST. LOUIS — Sherpa, a St. Louis-based technology company serving seniors housing, has hired Lana Peck to guide the company’s expansion into a range of research and analytics services.

As vice president of research and analytics, Peck will lead Sherpa’s future data initiatives.

Peck has become a familiar voice in the senior living industry with a nearly six-year tenure as senior principal at the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC).

Peck has authored more than 120 articles on senior housing data and trends as well as publishing the NIC Investment Guide.

Sherpa’s new initiatives will include integrated tools to help operators achieve increased organizational performance, expanded access to data and useful benchmarks for the senior living industry. Peck will further develop its annual Best Sales Performer report, a comparative analysis of sales behaviors, as well as other more frequent subject matter reports that help shape strategy for our customers.