Jeff Polish Bio:
Jeff Polish has spent most of his adult life at a research bench in a genetics lab while earning a Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis; after which time, he decided to pursue teaching. Jeff started The Monti in April 2008 because he loves hearing personal stories from interesting people and would like to bring this love to a wide audience. Jeff is a frequent contributor to WUNC and regularly submits stories told live at The Monti for broadcast. Jeff has recently been profiled in Science, Our State Magazine and Garden & Gun. Jeff lives in Chapel Hill with his wife, Allison, and sons Jackson, Dillon and Maddox.
About The Monti:
The Monti is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to create community through the telling of stories. Each month, events are held around the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area and as far away as Greensboro. The goal is to create an intimate, open, and fun atmosphere where people can relate their personal experiences to one another through narrative. themonti.org/