Ms. Bernice Poellnitz
Ms. Poellnitz has worked at the Institute for 17 years. As Housekeeper, she cleans the Institute's facilities, oversees the pantry, and maintains inventory and coordinates ordering of cleaning and pantry supplies. She also is a hospitality coordinator and serves as hostess for preview receptions of Institute art exhibitions. In addition, she maintains the Institute's fine and antique furniture, assists with basic book repair and dusts and reshelves books in the Library. She has three children and three grandchildren, likes reading, walking, movies and travel, and belongs to the Calvary Baptist Church on Wylie Avenue.