At a prayer service Thursday, attendees heard that Earl H. Potter III “was a person of civility, leadership and collaboration.”
Earl H. Potter III spent 24 years in the U.S. Coast Guard, retiring as a captain in 1993. It did not take long for you to notice his military background.
This week, St. Cloud State University (SCSU) in Minnesota is mourning late President Earl H. Potter III, who died in a one-vehicle car crash Monday night in Brooklyn Center.
“He felt that hearts were made to get bigger and that there was always room for another person at his table.” – Christine Marshall Potter
Former Southern Oregon University executive vice president Earl Potter III died in a single-vehicle crash Monday in Minnesota.
Classes, processes and prayers continue at St. Cloud State University two days after its president died.
Minnesota higher education and the St. Cloud region lost a valued leader Monday.
Campus and system leaders talk about the late Earl H. Potter III and his successor, Ashish Vaidya, acting president.
Wanda Overland grew up in a large family without much opportunity to travel.
Then Earl H. Potter III sent her to South Africa.
One of the last things Earl H. Potter III said to his St. Cloud State leadership team Monday drew from his service in the Coast Guard: “Steady she goes.”