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communications and public relations executive

Wayne Cannon Evans, American communications and public relations executive.

Background

Evans, Wayne Cannon was born on August 26, 1931 in Salt Lake City. Son of David Woolley and Beatrice (Cannon) Evans.

Education

Bachelor, University Utah, 1957. Master of Science in Journalism, University Utah, 1959.

Career

Company secretary, senior vice president, director, account executive Evans Communications and Evans-Salt Lake, Salt Lake City, since 1956. Director Liberty Finance Corporation. With United States Army, 1954-1955.

Views

Human beings are made in the image of God literally and physically, not just morally.

Membership

Member Salt Lake City School Board, 1973—1984, president, 1979—1980, 1983, 1984. Member Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation Board, 1973—1984, president, 1974, 1978, 1982, 1983. Member advisory board Salt Lake County Arts, 1982.

Board directors Family Counseling Center, 1982—1988, president, 1985—1987. Member of Public Relations Society of America (accredited), Rotary Club.

Connections

Married Vella Sydne Neil, August 30, 1956. Children: Laurel Galli, Nancy Peterson, Patricia Thomas, Wayne Neil.

father:
David Woolley Evans

mother:
Beatrice (Cannon) Evans

spouse:
Vella Sydne Neil

child:
Laurel Galli Evans

child:
Nancy Peterson Evans

child:
Patricia Thomas Evans

child:
Wayne Neil Evans