Mr. Evans retired from Deere & Company (John Deere) and then managed a small international corporate financial consulting business, Evanwood Corporation. He has also served as Chief Financial Officer to two Internet service providers. Mr. Evans has worked in Belgium, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom in addition to the United States. Mr. Evans has served on the boards of three public corporations – Data Transmission Network, Corporation, John Deere Receivables, Inc. and Pearl Mutual Funds. He is also the Managing Director of Rose Creek Ridge, LLC and Evans Bros., LLC, both farming operations in Iowa. In addition to the World Denver board, he serves on the board of the Colorado Foothills World Affairs Council. He has served on World Affairs Council boards for more than 45 years. Mr. Evans also writes a blog, GlobalReasoning.org. He received a BS degree in economics from Iowa State University and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He is married, has four children and lives in Evergreen.