Her Chelsea replacement, the sixth show manager in seven years, is being recruited.
Her predecessor at Chelsea was Tom Harfleet (2015-17), who replaced Saul Walker (2014), Alex Denman managed the show from 2010. Anita Foy was acting shows development head from 2013-15 and covered Chelsea while Denman was on maternity leave.
The head of shows development role has been vacant since Harfleet, who had been promoted to the role the year before, left in December 2017.
New RHS shows director Helena Pettit promoted Potsides ahead of Chelsea this week.
Pettit replaced Nick Mattingley this year. Mattingley (2015-17) replaced David Morley 2014-15, who replaced Stephen Bennett, who was at the RHS for 28 years.
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