Polly joins Yale after having served as Policy Liaison to the Connecticut State Senate. In her role at the legislature, she staffed numerous committees over the years, including Commerce, Education, Housing, Public Health, and Insurance. More recently, she worked with academic, executive and legislative leaders to build collaborations across the state around precision medicine and population health.
In her role as Director of Strategic Relations for Precision Medicine and Population Health at the YSM, Polly continues to engage the network of stakeholders building the critical resources needed to support the growth of genomics, precision medicine and population health with Yale’s leadership.
Polly earned her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland at College Park and her Master’s degree from the University of Connecticut’s School of Public Policy.