Polly Sheridan-Young joined Kansas Athletics in February of 2011, working with the department’s team physicians and athletic trainers.
Sheridan-Young was a physician assistant for Mayo Health Systems in Urgent Care/Family Practice from 2009-11. She graduated from William Penn University in 2005, where she played softball. She earned her master of physician assistant studies from Butler University in 2009.
The Shawnee Mission, Kan., native attended Shawnee Mission West High School, where she played softball and volleyball.
Sheridan-Young and her husband Adam have two children, Kadin and Aila. She likes to spend time with her family, and lists traveling, sports and outdoor activities as her main hobbies.