Lana Johnson

Lana joined Sterling as Marketing Manager in August of 2020. 

Lana has more than 25 years of staffing industry experience, including 10+ years in marketing leadership. Lana spent 24 years at the Advanced Group, where she not only led a staffing business as President; she impacted strategy and operations, including marketing. Her frontline experience coupled with her operational achievements make her a seasoned industry leader. As Marketing Manager at Sterling, Lana leads all aspects of marketing strategy to support the growth of our staffing and engineering businesses. 

A graduate of the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), Lana has served as a board member for the American Staffing Association and she has twice been president of the Illinois Search and Staffing Association. She is a three-time winner of the American Staffing Association GENIUS Awards for marketing excellence.

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