Shanna Kurpe, Director of Marketing & Sales for The Villages Health, is responsible for building a world-class marketing and sales department to grow market share for both primary care and specialty care services. Her goal is to position the organization as the number one resource for keeping people healthy and healing people quickly in The Villages community.
Shanna came to us in May of 2018 from her hometown of Tampa, Florida where she held an impressive career as an EMMY award-winning, results-driven marketing executive and community leader with a proven track record of measurable success in health care marketing.
Prior to joining The Villages Health, Shanna was the Vice President of Marketing for Dental Partners, where she consistently increased new patient count for 51 dental offices by more than 25% each month. Shanna was also the former Vice President for a digital marketing agency, where she had the opportunity to lead growth strategies for several major health care brands.
Shanna is also the former President of the American Marketing Association in Tampa Bay, co-creator of an Internet Marketing bachelor’s degree program, and a former college instructor with several publications, including award-winning research and a book.
When Shanna is not working, she enjoys visiting her family in Tampa and doing all things water related, like swimming, surfing, snorkeling and diving.