Another Evans will helm a top leadership position at D.L. Evans Bank, which announced Don S. Evans Jr. will replace his father as board chairman.
A member of the bank’s board for two decades, Don S. Evans Jr. is president of Evans Group International, a consulting firm.
Evanses have long held executive positions at the family-owned, Burley-based bank. Former Gov. John V. Evans, grandson of the bank’s founder, served as president. His son, John V. Evans Jr., is the bank’s current president and CEO. Seven of the nine board members are Evanses or hold Evans as a maiden name.
Don S. Evans Sr. was chairman for more than 40 years and a board member for 64 years.
Don S. Evans Jr. was previously a vice chairman and chief marketing officer at CH2M Hill., president and group chief executive of the Civil Infrastructure Group, and president of Operations Management International. He has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering and an M.B.A., all from Stanford University.
As of June 30 2015, D.L. Evans Bank operated 27 Idaho locations, including 12 in the Treasure Valley, and controlled nearly $1 billion in assets in the state.