Contact FFN

The office of Finlandia Foundation National is located on the grounds of the Fenyes Mansion in Pasadena, California, birthplace of FFN. The property, now part of the Pasadena Museum of History, was the home of FFN founder Yrjö Paloheimo and his wife Leonora, whose family built the estate in 1906.

Maria Kizirian is your contact at the FFN office
Maria Kizirian is your contact at the FFN office

Maria Kizirian, Assistant to the Board of Trustees of FFN, manages the office. In addition to the skills and experience gained in managing her own businesses she is a singer, songwriter and musician who was FFN Performer of the Year in 2012.

Maria is a native of Finland so you may converse with her in Finnish or English!



Contact information:

  • Email: office @
  • Telephone: 626-795-2081
  • Fax: 626-795-6533
  • Mailing address:
    Finlandia Foundation National
    PO Box 92046
    Pasadena, CA 91109-2046
  • Street address (no mail):
    470 W. Walnut St.
    Pasadena, CA 91103

For questions, comments or contributions to the FFN newsletter, E-News or website, advertising or media relations contact:
Kath Usitalo
FFN Communications Manager
kathusitalo @