Evelynn is the most recent addition to the SmithBates team and brings more than 30 years of organizational brand management, strategic planning and innovative graphic design specialization to the firm. She manages special projects, oversees creative and is responsible for developing marketing and voice for SmithBates.
Prior to relocating to the PNW, this East Coast native developed, designed and managed communications for the Orlando Economic Partnership and Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce. Other past experiences include operating a design business, working in an in-house creative department for an international manufacturer and illustrating as an editorial artist for The News & Observer in Raleigh, NC.
More Evelynn stuff …
Favorite way to spend time:
creating mixed media art, designing handcrafted jewelry and hitting the road (often on two wheels) with my camera, sketch pad and hiking boots
Ben & Jerry’s Cherry Garcia
Favorite spot on the planet:
Waterlemon Cay off of Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands
Most famous celebrity encounter:
John Leguizamo in the greenroom of NBC’s “Today” show
“Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry.” – Jack Kerouac