Suzanne Potter



Suzanne Potter is a journalist with 30 years of experience as a reporter for TV, radio and print news. She spent 15 years as a local TV news reporter in Palm Springs, CA and Providence, RI. She earned a B.A. in Mass Communications from UC Berkeley and spent a year at the Sorbonne in Paris. She lives in Palm Desert, CA, is married with four children and is a longtime leader with the Boy Scouts of America.

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, French

Topic Expertise: Consumer finance, environment, education,

Local Expertise: California public policy

Demographic Expertise: Farmworkers, low-income communities

Recent Work:
California's McCloud River Among "Most Endangered" in U.S.
CA Lawmakers Tackle Energy, Environmental Justice Issues
Hearing Today for Nevada Aid-In-Dying Bill
Community Colleges Seek Return of Students Post-COVID
Protest Today Against Eviction Filed After Feds Paid the Rent
Hearing Today on Bill to Make Mail in Ballots Permanent
Rural CA Community Colleges Move to Combat Poverty, Digital Divide
Otters at Risk for Boat Strikes as CA Salmon Season Opens
Farmers Team Up with State, Nonprofits to Protect Pollinators
Prominent Scientist Links Cellphone Radiation to Brain Tumors