Evie is a proud East Texan, residing in Longview for over 25 years. She has worked in workforce development for 20+ years. Evie enjoys educating, engaging and encouraging people to continue improving their skills to be better team players/employees for our East Texas businesses and organizations. Evie has assisted in developing employees and the workforce statewide in her career. She loves connecting with people personally and professionally and connecting people as well.
Evie started as a mentor at Heartisans facilitating marketable skills training, resume building, job matching and conducting practice interviews. She joined the Heatisans team shortly after.
As Workforce Development Director, Evie assists in preparing Heartisans' program participants for the workforce, from emotional intelligence to computer skills and everything in between! The Work Readiness Program's goal is to train every woman to be professionally, personally and emotionally ready to enter the workforce. In her Community Relations role, Evie educates, engages and encourages our community members to serve alongside the many partners Heartisans has in the community. This is accomplished by scheduling meetings, presentations, conducting Heartisans tours and soft skills training.
Evie and her husband Scott have three girls, Taylor, Grace and Kenzie, and a son-in-law, Corben. They currently attend Grace Creek Church.