Carolyn Evans, MS
Office: 615-790-5900 ext 107
Carolyn joined Davis House in January of 2016 as Program Director and provided leadership and support for the Davis House direct service programs. In addition, she coordinated the Child Protective and Investigative Team (CPIT) meetings, communications, and professional development training, as well as provided child abuse prevention trainings to the public. In 2021, she managed the agency’s national re-accreditation process and soon after was promoted to Associate Director in charge of all compliance and human resource functions for the agency. She is a trained Forensic Interviewer and Victim Advocate, and an authorized facilitator of the Stewards of Children child abuse prevention program. In April of 2023, Carolyn was appointed as Executive Director of Davis House Child Advocacy Center.
Carolyn has her bachelor’s degree in Child Development from Mississippi State University and her master’s degree in Community Agency Counseling from the University of Memphis. She has significant leadership development experience that has strengthened her ability to lead. She has been in the social services field for over 25 years and has had the opportunity to work and lead in a variety of settings. She has experience in working with children and families in residential treatment settings, private school environments, children in the foster care system, and in juvenile courts. She is also skilled in grant management, event planning, and community capacity building.
When Carolyn is not at work, she enjoys spending quality time with her husband, Will, and their young daughter.