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Acting Chief, Environmental Division

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Mr. Christopher Evans is the Acting Chief of the Environmental Division at Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  Mr. Evans oversees the Corps of Engineers environmental mission and a team of professionals who enable its worldwide military and civil works environmental responsibilities.  The program provides technical management, design, and execution of a full range of environmental protection, cleanup, and sustainability activities. Mr. Evans also serves as the leader of the Environmental Community of Practice whose activities include information sharing, lessons learned, communication, and innovations across the entire Corps of Engineers, and with government, non-governmental agencies, industry and academic partners, and stakeholders.


In addition to serving as the Acting Chief, Environmental Division, Mr. Evans also is serving at the Acting Chief of the Regional Integration Team for the South Atlantic and Southwestern Divisions.


Prior to becoming the Acting Chief of the Environmental Division, Mr. Evans served as the Special Assistant for Military Munitions Support Services at the Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  From 2008 to 2011 he served in the Corps of Engineers Baltimore District Environmental and Munitions Design Center as the Chief of the Military Project Management Section and as National Program Manager for the Army Military Munitions Response Program.  He has more than 28 years of experience with the Corps of Engineers supporting a wide range of environmental, military construction, and civil works projects.


Mr. Evans has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mining Engineering (1983) from the Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science Degree in Geological Engineering (1989) from the University of Arizona.   He is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Maryland.