Bruce Potter '85
Bruce Potter graduated from Washington and Lee in 1985 with a journalism major. He worked as a reporter and editor for The Richmond News Leader and the Richmond Times-Dispatch for 14 years before moving into positions with the newspapers' parent company, Media General Inc. He was publisher of the Waynesboro News-Virginian and later group publisher for the company's Northern Virginia region. In 2012, he joined Northern Virginia Media Services, based in Leesburg, where he is now chief operating officer. The group publishes six weekly newspapers, a monthly paper parenting magazine, and the region's largest news website, InsideNoVa.com.