Vice President of Audit Services
Alan Moorhead is the vice president of audit services for the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA). The LVCVA is the destination marketing organization for Las Vegas and Southern Nevada, and its mission centers on creating the world’s most desirable destination for leisure and business travel. The LVCVA also owns and operates the Las Vegas Convention Center.
In his role, Mr. Moorhead is responsible for designing, directing and managing all aspects of the audit services function. These responsibilities include providing value-added audit and consulting services to effect positive change within the operation including promoting risk awareness and best practices, conducting control and compliance audits, supporting the development of new systems and processes, and conducting special investigations.
Mr. Moorhead has more than 30 years of experience in internal audit and consulting. Prior to joining the LVCVA in 2018, Mr. Moorhead served as the vice president of audit services for Hanger, Inc. in Austin, Texas, vice president of internal audit for HNI Corporation in Muscatine, Iowa, and vice president of audit services for Fortis, Inc (Assurant, Inc.) in Woodbury, Minnesota, where he built and transformed audit functions into proactive, risk focused departments overseeing operational, information technology, financial, compliance and fraud audits. Previously he spent time with organizations including Dart & Kraft, Sears Consumer Financial Corporation, Heller International, American Hospital Supply and Touche Ross & Co.
A native of Iowa, Mr. Moorhead earned a graduate degree in management from Troy State University in Troy, Alabama and a bachelor’s degree in actuarial science and accounting from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. He is a certified public accountant (CPA), certified information systems auditor (CISA), certified fraud examiner (CFE), certified financial services auditor (CFSA), and a Fellow in the Life Management Institute (FLMI). He is active in the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), has spoken at a variety of professional conferences and served as a board member of the Institute of Internal Auditors and Information Systems Audit and Control Association.