Programme Director, iDEA Foundation
Polly is the Programme Director of iDEA Foundation, the charity that delivers the Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award (iDEA). iDEA is helping more than one million people to develop digital and enterprise skills, discover new talents and gain digital confidence for free. Polly has worked on the project since 2017 and in 2021 she was announced as Young Digital Leader of the Year and Overall Winner at the Digital Leaders 100 Awards. Prior to iDEA, Polly worked on a project delivering education to adults and children living in remote parts of Zambia. She is passionate about giving people the skills and confidence that they need to help them improve their lives and she believes that everyone should have access to the life-changing benefits that digital technology enables.