Lantern Hill Appoints Kate Tanis Director Of Sales

Lantern Hill, an Erickson Senior Living-managed community in New Providence, NJ, has named Kate Tanis as Director of Sales effective May 28. She brings more than 15 years of senior living experience to this leadership position.

Before joining Lantern Hill, Tanis served as associate director of sales at Cedar Crest, an Erickson Senior Living-managed community in Pompton Plains, NJ. She began her career at Erickson Senior Living as a communication specialist. She quickly moved through the ranks, serving in diverse roles, including operations associate, volunteer coordinator, household coordinator, program manager, sales counselor, and sales manager.

“We are excited to welcome Kate to our dynamic team at Lantern Hill,” said Executive Director Craig Karczmer. “Kate’s leadership skills, expertise in sales, drive for excellence, and passion for creating outstanding customer experiences have us well-positioned for continued success in welcoming new residents to Lantern Hill.”

Tanis holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in philosophy and sociology from Ramapo College. She resides in Wantage, NJ, with her husband and two daughters.

Lantern Hill is a not-for-profit continuing care retirement community (CCRC) managed by Erickson Senior Living. Lantern Hill is situated on a scenic 26-acre campus in New Providence, New Jersey. The community, which is home to more than 540 residents, is served by over 370 employees. Lantern Hill is supported by National Senior Communities, Inc. (NSC), the largest independent board of CCRCs in the nation. NSC’s purpose is to represent the financial interests of residents to promote the highest quality programs and services for the best possible value. Additional information can be found at