As former President of the World Affairs Council of Washington, D.C., Mrs. Evans managed a membership organization of over two thousand local business leaders, foreign diplomats, young professionals, teachers, students and seasoned policy professionals. Mrs. Evans developed and implemented programs on international affairs for the general membership and educational programs for teachers and students. Mrs. Evans also worked as Development Consultant at the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia (1995–97); Regional Country Director, Northwest Russia, International Executive Service Corps (1994–95); Founding Executive Director, American Chamber of Commerce, Prague, Czech Republic (1992–94); Associate Director for External Relations, Eastern Europe, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C. (1987–92); and in the Canadian Foreign Service (1976–88). She is a member of the American News Women’s Club and the Women’s Foreign Policy Group and a charter member of the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington. Mrs. Evans accompanied her husband, former U.S. Ambassador John Evans, to the Republic of Armenia (2004–06), where she engaged in various charitable, educational and development projects.
On the Children of Armenia Fund board of directors.