The Neon Museum, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, announced Lana Morano as its new director of finance. Prior to The Neon Museum, Morano worked at Nevada non-profit The Shade Tree, where she worked as director of finance. Before moving to Las Vegas in 2021, she served as treasurer for the North Dakota Museum of Art.
Over her 20-year career, Morano has worked as a controller/director of finance in the fields of non-profit, nutrition, automotive, apparel and trucking. She holds a master’s in business administration and a master’s in accounting from the University of Phoenix.
Aaron Berger, executive director of The Neon Museum, said, “The Neon Museum is thrilled to have Lana’s expertise and experience leading our financial efforts. While she just recently joined the leadership team, she has been a museum member for some time. Her passion for our mission is matched by the skill set needed to further our goals.”
The Neon Museum is dedicated to collecting, preserving, studying and exhibiting iconic Las Vegas signs for educational, historic, arts and cultural enrichment. Its campus includes the outdoor exhibition space known as the Neon Boneyard; a visitors’ center housed inside the former La Concha Motel lobby; and the Neon Boneyard North Gallery, which is currently home to the immersive light show experience, “Brilliant!”