Julie Anna Potts ’91 has been named chief counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry. U.S. Sen. Blanche Lincoln, who chairs the committee, announced Potts’ appointment in December.
Potts, an Alabama native who majored in English at Bryn Mawr, earned her law degree from George Washington University Law School. Before her appointment, she served as general counsel to the American Farm Bureau Federation. She sits on the advisory board of the National Agricultural Law Center.