Evan was trained in photography and journalism at the Defense Information School in Fort Meade, Maryland. He currently works as a Public Affairs Sergeant with the 120th Public Affairs Detachment in Franklin, Indiana. He has served as an infantryman and a photojournalist in the Indiana National Guard for four years. Evan has been an active staff writer for the Purdue Review for three years, and held the role of Editor-in-Chief from January of 2016 to May 2017. He is a political science major with a double minor in History and Creative Writing.