Digital News Producer
Evan joined the WPTA team in November 2022 as a digital news producer.
He is a Fort Wayne native, and graduated from Snider High School in 2016, followed by Manchester University in 2020. He recently graduated from Ball State University with a Master's degree in Journalism.
At Manchester, Evan worked as a reporter for the award-winning Oak Leaves newspaper, and exceled in Creative Writing. Evan also became a photographer during this time, launching his small business, Planet Nave Photography. He specializes in wedding, couples, and editorial portraits.
Before joining the WPTA team, Evan worked as an editorial + advertising writer for the Fort Wayne Newspapers. He also worked as a media relations assistant for Manchester University.
Evan has a love for travel and recently visited Toronto, Canada for the very first time. He plans to visit Vancouver, Seattle, and Nashville sometime next summer and fall.
Outside of WPTA, Evan runs his own photography business part-time, and is currently rebranding to create that 'cosmos' aesthetic he cherishes dearly. He also loves taking long naps and finding new music to listen to, and is currently learning both Spanish and Indonesian for future international getaways.
Feel free to contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have a news tip or a captivating story idea.