Polly received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, was admitted to the Missouri Bar in 2001, and then to the Kansas Bar the following year. She has a combination of estate planning, probate, and litigation experience.  As a result of her well-rounded experience, Polly uses a comprehensive approach to help her clients reach their goals.

She is a member of the Missouri Bar Association, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Cass County Bar Association, Kansas Bar Association, Johnson County Bar Association, NAELA, the Missouri Chapter of NAELA, and Elder Counsel.