THE EVANCHO FAMILY
MIKE & LISA
Mike, the #1 son in the family, married Lisa in October of 1997 and have four children; Jacob, born in May of 1998, Jacqueline born in April of 2000, Zachary born in April 2002, and Rachel born September 2003. Although all four children excel in the arts, Jackie has been gaining worldwide attention with her beautiful voice. She has sung in several venues throughout the US including an appearance with David Foster during his concert in NJ this past October. Her first CD came out in November 2009. It can be previewed and purchased through her site, www.jackieevancho.com. Jacob is a budding song and story writer. Some of his music/lyrics will make it on to Jackie's next CD. Another Captain and Tennille in the making? Zachary is the resident gardner/entrepreneur. He has the green thumb in the family and then sells most of the vegetables on the street corner, taking all the business away from the lemonade sales kids. He has many repeat customers. Rachel is the popular trend setter in school. She loves to wear hats and has a style all her own. Mike owns a security business, EYESthere- Pittsburgh.
MICHELLE & CRAIG
Michelle and Craig were married in the Summer of 1999. Craig works for Hershey and they live in Elizabethtown, PA. They are proud parents of Joey, born September 28, 2001, and Julia Marie born on her brother’s 2nd birthday, September 28, 2003; Catie born February 2006, and Matthew born July 2009.
BILL & NOELLE
Bill & Noelle were married in the Summer of 1998. Bill is a Financial Advisor for MorganStanley SmithBarney working out of the Franklin Park, PA office. Bill and Noelle have three children; Katrina, Austin, and Audrey.
JEFF & LESLEY
Jeff and Lesley were married in 2005 and had their Anabell on Jeff’s birthday in April 2008. Jeff is teaching art at the middle school in the Quaker Valley School District. Initially focusing on sculpture Jeff is proficient in many art forms. His current emphasis is oil painting. He spent 6 weeks in Lucca, Italy in 2001 studying drawing and Painting under Professor John Del Monte. He also spent 3 weeks there in 2002 and 2003. Jeff is an alumni of Phi Kappa Theta. Jeff is currently enrolled in the doctorate program at the University of Pittsburgh.
Matt graduated from Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, June 2003 with a BA in Music Education and from Carnegie Mellon University in 2007 with a Masters in Music Composition. Matt also studied music in Lucca, Italy —same time as Jeff and composition in Spain. An accomplished musician, Matt performs for special functions, teaches piano, is assistant professor at Point Park College, and is a music instructor at Slippery Rock University.
Joe graduated from Penn State in 2005 with a major in Industrial Health and Safety. He has a home in West View, PA, and now works for US Steel, Clairton as a Safety Supervisor. Joe is also pursuing his MBA.
Jimmy graduated from Penn State in 2008 with a degree in Marketing and Sales. He now works for NVR as a loan auditor.
Brian is a senior at Robert Morris University majoring in communications. He will be graduating in 2010. Brian is also an outstanding artist—portraits are his specialty. Samples of his art work are below.