Home / People / Nate Evans Nate Evans Vice President of Advancement Nathaniel “Nate” J. Evans is the new Vice President of Advancement and will direct the offices of alumni relations, major gifts, the Bulldog Club, and the annual fund. Most recently, Evans served as senior advancement officer at East Carolina University (ECU) in Greenville, N.C. Nate’s higher education career began as an admissions counselor for ECU Undergraduate Admissions. After several years in this position, he transitioned to university advancement working as a major gifts officer on behalf of the ECU Honors College. His role soon transitioned to a regional officer where he diligently worked to engage alumni throughout the region and country to include North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Texas and Colorado. Before his higher education career, Nate served in the U.S. Air Force and later in the small business sector. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Exercise and Sports Science with a minor in biology from ECU along with a Master of Science in Human Resource Management from Western Carolina University (Cullowhee, N.C.) In his community, he served with a motorcycle ministry and was the head coach for a middle school wrestling team. Nate is married to Brittany and they have two dogs. They enjoy staying active, being outdoors, motorcycle riding and spending time with friends.