When award-winning disc jockey Shannon Potts Franco rubbed elbows with
music stars Lady Antebellum, Big and Rich, and Sheryl Crow after the Academy
of Country Music Awards this year, it was a far cry from what the biology major
thought she’d be doing in life.
For a glimpse at the career path Potts Franco expected to take after graduating
from IU Southeast, just read question 18 on her biography for Tulsa, Okla., country
music radio station KVOO.
IU Southeast alumna’s career takes a detour from marine biology to
country music radio
By Erica Walsh • Photos provided by KVOO and Sunny Leigh