Leadership Spotlight - Anne Polakowski, Co-Chair, Golf Committee

August 10, 2021
Written by: CREW Detroit
This week’s spotlight is on Anne Polakowski, Project Manager, Atwell.  Anne is the Co-Chair for CREW Detroit Golf Committee.  With her leadership and dedication, CREW Detroit Golf committee’s mission is to connect the commercial real estate industry through the game of golf. The committee offers participants, sponsors and volunteers a high caliber event, while promoting networking and increasing the visibility of the CREW Detroit brand to non-CREW Detroit members. The Golf Committee also organizes a Swing & Sip event, which allows members and non-members to learn the game of golf or to improve their skills. The Golf Committee aims to continuously build upon the existing golf events, in an effort to be the premiere networking, sponsorship and charitable fundraising event in Southeast Michigan. 

Name the app you can’t live without. Why?
Instagram! It keeps me seamlessly connected to my friends and family.

What character trait do you most admire?
The trait that I admire the most is authenticity and having the confidence to always stay true to yourself!

Do you have any hidden talents?
My (not so) hidden talent is always being able to find something to talk about!

What is the best advice you have ever been given?W
Give what you expect to receive.

What was the biggest thing, business or personal, you accomplished this year? 
Starting a position in the industry I have always dreamed of working in!

Is there a charitable cause you support? If so, what makes them so important to you?
I support mental healthcare for the homeless and under-resourced because mental health is vital for one’s wellbeing and prosperity and should not be a privilege.

What is the most important thing we should know about you?
My goal is to leave places better than I found them!