Since joining the Mercy Health Board in 2004, Polly has seen the organisation grow in size and service provision while remaining true to its core values.
Polly works as a consultant across a number of sectors and has a passion for social justice and the rights of the aged. Her last full-time role was as the Chief Executive of The Body Shop Australia, a dynamic retail company that continues to actively campaign for positive social and environmental change. During the late 1990s Polly worked on secondment to The Big Issue magazine as their General Manager. She has direct experience in sales, marketing, brand positioning, strategic and business planning, policy development and change management.
Polly also sits on the Wise Foundation Board and is a member of the Mercy Health Quality Committee.