Evan Summers

Partner Implementation Specialist

Evan with softball glove and bat

Evan Summers is a Partner Implementation Specialist at the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI), where he works with both NDI staff and partner organizations to promote increased digital security awareness, including efforts to appropriately recommend and apply digital security strategies and tools. Evan also works on the direct implementation of and client support for DemTools, a suite of localized democracy tools designed to power sophisticated organization and communication technology for NDI partners.

Before joining NDI, Evan spent time as an intern at the Internews Center for Innovation and Learning, where he researched the changing relationship between humanitarian data and the information ecosystems of affected communities. He has also previously worked as a field reporter for Radio Mega FM in Gulu, Uganda, and as a production intern for public affairs news programming at Kansas City Public Television (KCPT) in Kansas City, Missouri.

Evan has a B.A. in International Relations with a focus on development and sustainability from Carleton College, where he completed independent research on the impediments to humanitarian information sharing and the role of media in the development of democratic institutions.

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Evan's Posts

By Evan Summers | January 26, 2015
News and Notes Roundup: Jan. 26
By Evan Summers | January 20, 2015
News and Notes Roundup: Jan. 20
By Evan Summers | January 12, 2015
News and Notes Roundup: Jan. 12
By Evan Summers | January 6, 2015
News and Notes Roundup: Jan. 6
By Evan Summers | December 29, 2014
News and Notes Roundup: Dec. 29
By Evan Summers | December 22, 2014
News and Notes Roundup: Dec. 22
By Evan Summers | December 15, 2014
News and Notes Roundup: Dec. 15
By Evan Summers | December 8, 2014
News and Notes Roundup: Dec. 8
By Evan Summers | December 1, 2014
News and Notes Roundup: Dec. 1
By Evan Summers | November 29, 2014
Giving Thanks
By Evan Summers | November 26, 2014
Tunisia Presidential Election Observation WordChart
By Evan Summers | November 26, 2014
Tablets in Tunisia: Transforming Election Day Data Collection