Susanne Pandich is manager of public programs for The Pocantico Center of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund. Her responsibilities include the coordination of the Kykuit visitation program and the Pocantico Forum Lecture Series, as well as the identification and testing of new public programs and cultural partnerships. Prior to joining the Fund, Ms. Pandich was director of two National Trust for Historic Preservation properties: Filoli in Woodside, California and Lyndhurst in Tarrytown, New York. She began her career as curator of Biltmore House in Asheville, North Carolina. Ms. Pandich holds a B.A. from Wheaton College and a M.S. in historic preservation from Columbia University's School of Architecture. She is a member of the Westchester County Historic Preservation Advisory Committee and on the boards of the Westchester Historical Society, the Hudson River Museum, and the Greater Hudson Heritage Network.