About Us



Rochester on Deck is an interview series featuring up and coming professionals, entrepreneurs, students, artists and more. The series consists of an interview highlighting the work, projects, efforts and achievements of locals. There will be one feature each month published as a LinkedIn article. Featured guests will answer questions presented by the host/creator, CaTyra Polland.

Mission & Vision


Mission: To encourage and celebrate Rochester residents who are positively involved in the community.

Vision: A platform for positive people in Rochester, NY who are under the radar, ignored, unseen and/or unknown.


  • Must be a Rochester, NY resident
  • Must showcase how he/she/the organization benefits the community
  • Must answer 5-10 questions selected by Polland Enteprises, LLC
  • Must consent to answers being shared via LinkedIn article
  • A headshot to be included with the