Jeremy Evans is a Lake Tahoe-based writer whose first nonfiction book, In Search of Powder, was reviewed in national publications such as The Wall Street Journal and ESPN.com. His second book, The Battle for Paradise, was reviewed by national and international outlets.
His forthcoming book, Finding Marco, is about famous French snowboarder Marco Siffredi, who mysteriously went missing on Mount Everest in 2002.
Before authoring these books, Jeremy worked eight years as a journalist and garnered numerous writing wards from the California Newspaper Publishers Association and Nevada Press Association. He’s also contributed to national magazines such as Powder and Skiing, as well as regional outdoor publications such as Adventure Sports Journal.
Jeremy received his Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Marquette University and his Master of Arts in Teaching from Sierra Nevada College. He teaches writing and composition courses at Lake Tahoe Community College and South Tahoe High School, and will begin teaching an adventure travel writing course next year at Sierra Nevada College.
He lives with his wife and two children in South Lake Tahoe.