Gillian Evans

Senior Analyst

Gillian Evans is a Senior Analyst at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments. At CSBA her work focuses on U.S. national security strategy, nuclear strategy and modernization, and trends in future warfare.

Prior to joining CSBA, Gillian served as a Fellow at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) in Lahore, Pakistan and worked as a consultant for PA Consulting Group, supporting projects for the Office of Naval Research and the Office of the Secretary of Defense. Her previous experience also includes work for the Afghanistan Policy team at the Office of the Secretary of Defense. She is a 2019 Nuclear Scholar at CSIS’s Project on Nuclear Issues.


M.A. in Strategic Studies & International Economics
Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)

B.S.F.S. in International Politics, magna cum laude
Georgetown University, Walsh School of Foreign Service