Dr. Potts is originally from Portland, Indiana and grew up showing animals of all species in the local county 4-H fair. She attended Purdue University for her pre-veterinary studies and received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Missouri in 2018. During an externship at NIVES, Dr. Potts fell in love with emergency medicine and following graduation she joined the NIVES Emergency and Critical Care team. While in veterinary school, Dr. Potts also met and her husband, Kevin Potts (another practicing veterinarian), who shares her passion for exploring parks, playing video games, and of course, promoting the lives of our beloved pets. Dr. Potts has three pets of her own, one dog, Lillie, and two cats, Odie and Selina.