to change lives by making behavioral change techniques
easy and accessible for everyone.
Life-Sherpa began with the idea of using technology to improve the lives of people with developmental disabilities. Doug Meeker, a technology entrepreneur and the father of a 14-year-old son with autism worked with behavioral therapists, educators, disability advocates, job coaches and parents to create a community-powered platform that harnesses mobile technology to empower positive change.
The Story of Life-Sherpa
Life-Sherpa grew out of a personal quest for Doug Meeker. When his son was diagnosed with autism at age 3, Doug set out to teach Scott the skills to become an independent adult. This journey connected him with autism therapist Curt Byers, other experts and parents — and led to creating a mobile platform to help drive behavioral changes and accelerate progress..