Susan Landess

Titles and Organizations

Sales and Community Relations Manager, Hylton Center

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-9344
Campus: Prince William (Science and Technology Campus)

Biography

Susan Landess, Sales and Community Relations Manager, has been involved in the performing arts since she began studying ballet at age 4.  Along the way, she has been a lighting designer and stage manager for dance and theater companies in the Washington DC area including being the Assistant Technical Director for the Theater Lab at the John F. Kennedy Center.  She spent 10 years as Executive Director for a small modern dance company and during that period served on several Boards and Commissions including Dance USA/Washington DC Chapter Board, President of the Alexandria Commission for the Arts and grant panelist for the Virginia Commission for the Arts, Montgomery County Arts Commission and the DC Arts Commission.  Currently, she is a member of the Prince William County Arts Council and has served as a grant reader for the County.  She holds an undergraduate degree in Bio-Medical Ethics from Brown University and a Master’s of Science in Business from University of Maryland University College.  She joined the Hylton Center staff in September of 2010, shortly after the building was opened.