Dan Evans2015-09-23T14:52:24+00:00

Dan Evans

Instructor and News Director

South Florida News Service
School of Communication and Journalism

Florida International University
Biscayne Bay Campus
3000 N.E. 151 Street, Academic II, Room 303
North Miami, FL 33181

E: daevans@fiu.edu

Dan Evans is the news director and content chief of the South Florida News Service. He also is an associate professor of journalism at Florida International University. Prior beginning work at FIU in February 2016, he worked at the Los Angeles Times as its community news editor. During his tenure, his publications received more than 80 local, state and national awards, including an EPPY from Editor and Publisher in 2012 for having the best news website in the country. He has also worked at the San Francisco Examiner, Hollywood Reporter and Los Angeles Daily Journal. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley and a master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.