Autumn Polat joined New Horizon School’s Board of Directors in March 2019. She brings to the board a warmth and friendliness that has certainly propelled her in her occupation as a banker with Columbia Bank in Renton. Her focus is building strong relationships with both new and longstanding clients.
Autumn taught English in Turkey for several years utilizing her people skills, as well as time and resource management skills. She successfully taught her students how to speak and read English fluently, creating lasting relationships that have fostered cultural understanding across our vast divide.
Autumn has a passion for education and a compassion for New Horizon School’s mission.