[Photo] IU Seal design imbedded in the floor in the entrance to the IU Southeast Library.
Lana O. Aebersold
Lana Oates Aebersold of New Albany majored in Fine Arts at Indiana University. She and her husband, David, own and operate Aebersold Florist, a 104-year-old, successful family business with locations in New Albany and Sellersburg. In addition to serving as an elected Floyd County Councilwoman, Lana is a board member of the Carnegie Center for Art & History and the Floyd County Youth Shelter, as well as the chair of the Staff-Parish Relations Committee at Centenary United Methodist Church.
A respected community leader, she is past president of the Southern Indiana Convention and Tourism Bureau, the Southern Indiana Arts Council, and the Floyd Memorial Hospital Foundation Board; past campaign chair for Metro United Way; and a past board member of One Southern Indiana. Lana previously served on the IU Southeast Board of Advisors from 2005-11.
She and David have three children and four grandchildren.