Evan Sparks is a writer and editor based in Washington, D.C. He is managing editor of Philanthropy
, the flagship publication of The Philanthropy Roundtable, a national association of donors working to promote freedom, opportunity, and personal responsibility through their giving. At Philanthropy
he has covered higher education, donor intent, and a variety of other subjects.
Before joining the Roundtable, Evan was an associate editor at the American Enterprise Institute. In addition to his writing for Philanthropy
, his articles and reviews have appeared in the Wall Street Journal
, the Weekly Standard
, the American
, TCS Daily
, and other outlets. He was an inaugural Washington Fellow at the National Review Institute in 2009-10, and is a writer for the National Geographic Bee.
Evan graduated from Tulane University in New Orleans, where, after Hurricane Katrina, he coordinated disaster relief for a Presbyterian church.