Mary Lou Evans | Executive Director
Mary Lou Evans brings over two decades of political, government relations and project management experience to West Meridian. She utilizes this experience conducting media and influencer relations for clients such as Ford Motor Company and Coca-Cola. Her past work includes managing Claims Units for SAFECO Insurance, lobbying in Washington, D.C. for various local governments, and serving on the 2002 re-election campaign for Senator Gordon Smith in Oregon.
Mary Lou coaches youth soccer and volleyball and has served as a president, secretary, and committee head on various PTA’s, PTSA’s, and youth organizations. She is currently president of her daughter’s high school PTSA.
She earned a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Santa Clara University where she played on the nationally ranked women’s soccer team. Born and raised in Seattle, Washington, she spends her free time with her husband and three daughters.