Bob Evans has been in Maine news for more than 30 years. He joined our team February of 2001. First as an assignment editor and is now part of the NEWS CENTER Maine Digital team.
Evans began his news career in Bangor at WABI TV in 1986 as a photojournalist and then a producer. He left Bangor to work the assignment desk at WGME in Portland from 1996 to 1999. He returned to the Bangor market in 2000 to run the assignment desk for WVII TV 7 to be closer to his family until he teamed up with NEWS CENTER Maine in 2001.
Evans was born in Jacksonville, Florida but has lived in Maine since he was 5. He grew up in Waterville and went to the University of Maine in Augusta. He spends some of his spare time performing music as a successful drummer around the state.