Evelyn is originally from El Paso, Texas where her love for running began. Her dad was in the military, and she often accompanied him on conditioning runs. She started running track in middle school, then in high school discovered cross country running. Her love for long distance running only grew after high school and college. Her first races were 10ks, then she moved on to half marathons, and finally to full marathons. Evelyn also has found a love for trail running, and her favorite race is Ragnar Trail Relay.
Evelyn married her college sweetheart and together they have two children. When she’s not running Evelyn enjoys cooking, hiking, and camping with her family. She is also known to enjoy a lazy day by the pool.