Jeff Potter has been working in and around newspapers since 1983 and, for more than 15 years, has edited and designed The Commons (, an award-winning nonprofit community newspaper in Brattleboro, Vermont, where he has produced almost 12,000 pages with InDesign. Separately, he also works as one of the editors at CreativePro Network (, which provides training and inspiration for InDesign and other professional design software. He’s excited to see his two professional worlds collide in this one session.