|Political party Republican|
Preceded by Claude Bissell
Succeeded by James Milton Ham
|Alma mater Edinboro University|
Role Political leader
Residence Edinboro, Pennsylvania
Name John Evans
|Born February 15, 1955 (age 60)
Meadville, Pennsylvania (1955-02-15) |
Died February 13, 2015, Toronto, Canada
Education University of Toronto, University of Oxford, University of Toronto Schools
Awards Gairdner Foundation Wightman Award
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John R. Evans is a former Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He represented the 5th District from 2001 through 2013. Evans' district consists of parts of Erie County including Edinboro and Washington Township, as well as most of western Crawford County.
Evans is a graduate of Linesville- Conneaut- Summit High School. He holds a degree in communications from Edinboro University. Then he went on to become the sports director and later news reporter at WJET-TV in Erie. After broadcasting, he briefly worked for Erie Insurance.