Evan was first drawn to documentary as an undergraduate at Duke University through the Center for Documentary Studies. Since then, she has directed several short films that have premiered in cities all over the country. Currently she is directing her first feature length film, Present Perfect. Evan's other credits include field producer on the film Tough Love which aired on the award-winning PBS series P.O.V. in July 2015. She has taught filmmaking at the Digital Media Academy, the Seattle Film Institute, and currently at Seattle University. Evan also directs and produces video content for businesses and organizations including Facebook, Seattle Children's Hospital, University of Washington, and the Neighborhood Farmer's Market Alliance, among others. Evan received an M.F.A. in Documentary Film and Video from Stanford University. She lives in Seattle with her husband and three young sons.