Gillian Evans


Gillian Evans is an 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 worked as a Consultant Analyst in PA Consulting Group’s Federal Defense Strategy practice, supporting projects for the Office of Naval Research and the Office of the Secretary of Defense. Her prior experience also includes work for the Afghanistan Policy team at the Office of the Secretary of Defense, and from 2014 to 2015 she served as a fellow at the Lahore University of Management Sciences in Lahore, Pakistan.


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