Michael A. Evans
President & CEO
Mike Evans brings executive and entrepreneurial experience to the CHORUS team. Before founding CHORUS, Mike was a principal of an Indiana-based enterprise that quickly found a place on Inc. Magazine’s list of the nation’s 500 fastest growing privately held companies. Previous professional experience includes strategic human resource assignments with General Motors and Eli Lilly and Company.
In addition to his work at CHORUS, Mike is a member of the Board of Directors of Wood-Mizer, Inc., Board of Directors of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce, and serves on the Board of Advisors for the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University-Purdue University campus.
Recognized twice as a finalist for Entrepreneur of the Year®, Mike is an experienced leader in creating platforms for growth by optimizing human capital and aligning leadership to a disciplined business strategy. He has served as a principal, board member or strategic advisor to executive leaders, teams and boards of mid-market, emerging and Fortune 500 companies throughout the United States including four Inc. 500 fast growth companies. His passion and proven track record for leveraging leadership best practices to promote excellence in school systems in North America through his work with the Hallmarks of Excellence® in Educational Leadership has gained national attention.