Evan Southern is an executive team leader, relationship-builder and problem-solver. With over a decade of senior government experience at both provincial and municipal levels, Evan excels at managing high-profile projects and navigating challenging issues.
Evan is the lead for Kirk & Co.’s. operations on Vancouver Island, bringing a local perspective to a growing and exciting region of the province. Specializing in strategic communications, engagement, community relations and issues management, Evan’s ability to bring people together to find solutions to complex problems make him an asset to all clients.
Prior to joining Kirk & Co., Evan was the Director of Communications and Stakeholder Relations for the Capital Regional District’s $775 million Wastewater Treatment Project. Evan also served as the Director of Issues Management for the Office of the Premier of British Columbia.
Evan lives in Victoria and has a Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) from the University of Victoria.