Monica Tyran is the Program Manager of LANE (Leveraging a Network for Equity) initiative at NPN. Born and raised in New Orleans, Monica has balanced her art practice in printmaking and work in arts administration throughout her career for almost 18 years. She holds B.A. in Visual Arts from Dillard University and M.A. in Arts Administration from the University of New Orleans. Monica’s artwork has been exhibited at various locations in the city such as Dillard University, Louis Armstrong International Airport, Contemporary Art Center, and Stella Jones Gallery.