Polly Sawabini is an Associate at trepwise, where she is responsible for supporting all facets of client engagements and helping to ensure that projects are executed to the highest level of quality. Polly provides primary research, quantitative and qualitative analysis, client communications, and project management in her role.
Prior to joining trepwise, Polly has had the fortune of working in a variety of different sectors within New Orleans, including the nonprofit, start-up, education, and hospitality industries. Polly’s enjoyed working in an operational capacity at small, scaling companies where she’s been able to create structures that allow for sustainable growth. She also deeply values the time she’s spent in the classroom, teaching English as a Second Language both locally and abroad. Polly aims to bring her demonstrated talent for building relationships and creative problem solving into all of her work at trepwise.
Polly attended Tulane University for her undergraduate degree, graduating cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in English and Sociology in 2014. Since graduating from Tulane, Polly has remained involved in the New Orleans community. Over the years, she has volunteered with several local organizations, including Roots of Music, Friends of Lafitte Greenway, and Lucky Art Fair. She is currently a proud member of Innocence Project New Orleans Young Professional’s Committee. Polly is passionate about social justice and community-based organizing.
In her free time, Polly enjoys riding her bike, cooking for friends, and supporting the arts.