Ivan C. Potter, Publisher
The West Kentucky Journal of Politics & Issues is a non-profit news platform for analyzing the geo-political events of 34 counties. Working closely with the Forward in West Kentucky, a 527 nonprofit organization, the West Kentucky Journal of Politics & Issues will undertake major research projects on important issues facing the future of West Kentucky.
This new voice of West Kentucky will feature independent and non-partisan thinkers, writers, and leaders based in Paducah, Owensboro, Murray, Grand Rivers, Bowling Green, Frankfort
and Louisville. These individuals will provide intellectual energy in defining West Kentucky in the 21st Century.
Ivan Potter is publisher and leading futurist of the West Kentucky Journal of Politics & Issues. He specializes in strategic geo-political regionalism.
Potter is one of only a handful of fulltime professional futurists in Kentucky. Potter received degrees in geography from Murray State University and regional planning from Southern Illinois University.
Potter served four Kentucky governors as non-merit expert on rural development and intergovernmental relations. During this time, Potter served as an advisor to two US presidents, drafting a national rural development policy and new federal state partnership for intergovernmental grant relations.
Ivan C. Potter
113 N. Washington St.
Clinton, KY 42031