E. Franklin Evans
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Author

 

E. Franklin Evans

Frank Evans, author of Stand To ...: A Journey to Manhood

Recipient of the Founder's Award for 2009
Military Writer Society of Americ
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45th Annual

Georgia Author of the Year Nominee

GA Writer Assoc


Silver Medalist

Branson Stars and Stripes

E. Franklin Evans is a decorated, retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel who fought as an infantry platoon leader in Vietnam and served in Panama during "Operation Just Cause".

  • Frank served in the United States Army for over twenty-six years. He entered the Army as a private in 1966, completed Officer Candidate School and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant of Infantry in 1967. Following a tour with the Ranger Department at Fort Benning, Georgia, he departed for Vietnam in 1968.
  • His military service was primarily in the Pacific and the continental United States. He has served in Vietnam, Hawaii, Panama (during Operation Just Cause), and Korea. 
  • He has traveled from Hawaii to Australia, to Korea, to Japan, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa, Vietnam, Panama and Alaska.
  • Frank has a BS in Criminal Justice from Columbus State University, an MA in Management and an MA in Computer Resources Management from Webster University in Saint Louis. 
  • Following retirement, Frank was an Executive with the Boy Scouts of America for two years.
  •  Most recently, Frank was employed as the lead contractor overseeing computer simulations for a major Army Battle Laboratory.
  • As an adjunct college professor, he has taught courses in Microcomputer Applications at a local community college for over eleven years.
  • He is currently working on his first fictional novel which will be published in Spring 2012.
  • Currently, Frank devotes his time to writing and managing a fledgling publishing company.
  • He is the widowed father of three grown children.

Affiliations:

 

-Georgia Writers Association

-Military Writers Society of America

-Small Publishers Association of America

-The Military Officers Association of America

-Southeast Writer's Association

-Chattahoochee Valley Writers 

-Atlanta Historical Society