Originally from Atlanta, Evan has been a full-time Athens resident for six years since earning degrees in education and international relations from the University of Georgia. He currently serves as an Associate Director in UGA's Division of Development and Alumni Relations. He is a member of the UGA Catholic Center as well as Campus View Church of Christ where he teaches Sunday classes for college students. He loves to explore the outdoors and travel with his wife of five years, Linnea. In his spare time, he enjoys reading a wide variety of topics such as history, psychology, and sociology, as well as a variety of fiction. He is currently attempting (rather unsuccessfully) to teach himself piano and Italian.