Ula Polsky is Director of Partnerships at the Roux Institute. Polsky is charged with managing relationships with the Roux Institute’s corporate partners. She spent the early part of her career in the foreign policy field, working to advance US economic interests with the Department of State, Office of the US Trade Representative, and later as Government Affairs Director for Duke Energy International. Upon returning to her native Maine, Polsky focused her efforts on economic development locally, helping Maine-based businesses attract and retain top talent through the Maine State Chamber of Commerce. She lives in Falmouth with her husband, teenage sons, and Lucy, a German Shepherd.