Jeff Polish

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Executive Director of The Monti

Jeff Polish earned a Ph.D. in Molecular Cell Biology from Washington University in St. Louis. Upon completion of that degree, he left academic research to pursue teaching. He then left teaching to run The Monti full time—an obvious career path. Jeff also consults with businesses on how to communicate effectively through storytelling. His past clients include Duke University, TEDMED, and FHI360. Jeff received a 2013 Indies Arts Award and has been profiled in Science, Our State Magazine, Southern Living, and Garden & Gun.