Mrs.Polk joined the Brilla team as a founding middle school teacher in 2017. She graduated from the State University at Albany with a B.A in communications and women’s studies and Fordham University with a dual-masters degree in general and special education. Mrs.Polk began her teaching career in Albany, NY as a science teacher before returning to her home in the South Bronx. She loves spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and crafting.

“Be your own kind of beautiful.”

- Anonymous
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