Lecturer, Deaf Studies and Educational Interpreting Program Coordinator
Megan Wylie Potts (she/her) is a lecturer in Deaf studies program, and the educational interpreting program coordinator. Megan earned her MS degree in ASL interpreting pedagogy from the University of North Florida in 2017. She has been teaching ASL for two years at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She is a member of the American Sign Language Teachers Association.
A professional ASL interpreter in the Knoxville area since 2007, Megan is nationally certified by the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID). Additionally, she serves as the current president of the Tennessee state chapter of RID. Megan is also an interpreter mentor and evaluator for both emerging and practicing ASL interpreters in Tennessee.