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 currently covers public policy California, producing radio and print stories for Public News Service. She earned a B.A. in Mass Communications from UC Berkeley and spent a year at the Sorbonne in Paris, returning to Paris a few years later to work on the media team for a year at a large French multinational. She lives in Palm Desert, CA, is married with four children and is a longtime leader with the Boy Scouts of America.