Ms. M. Annette Evans became the Deputy to the Garrison Commander, U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria, in November 2015.
Prior to joining USAG Bavaria, Ms. Evans served as the Project Integration Officer, U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Ms. Evans has deployed twice, the first time in 2010-2011 as the Program Manager, Water and Infrastructure Branch, Afghanistan Engineer District – South, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the second time in 2013-2014 as Deputy to the Joint Engineer, U.S. Forces – Afghanistan.
Between her deployments, Ms. Evans served as ERDC’s Deputy to the Commander, providing leadership and policy direction to the Command Staff Division for seven laboratories in four states. She also served as the Deputy Garrison Manager at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, Md.
Ms. Evans began her federal career in 1995 in Vicenza, Italy, where she served as the Director for Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation, leading garrison deployment cycle support for the Southern European Task Force (Airborne) during three deployment cycles. Ms. Evans also served as the Family Support Division Chief and the MWR Marketing Director for USAG Vicenza.
Ms. Evans holds a bachelor’s in business administration from the University of New Mexico, a master’s in educational leadership from the University of Oklahoma and a master’s in strategic studies from the U.S. Army War College. While at the War College, she received the Commandant’s Award for Distinction in Research for her strategic research project, “U.S. Military Stability Operations and Social Capital,” subsequently published as a book chapter in 2013. Ms. Evans is currently completing her doctoral degree in International Development at the University of Southern Mississippi.
Ms. Evans has been awarded multiple civilian service awards, including Installation Management Command’s Stalwart Award and the Joint Civilian Service Achievement Award.