Deanne “Dee” Barnes has served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Evans Tool & Die/Evans Metal Stamping, Inc. since 2011. Dee is the granddaughter of company founder, Leonard Evans, Jr., and represents the company’s third generation of family leadership. A seasoned industry leader, she is the driving force behind Evan’s ongoing commitment to “Made in the USA” manufacturing and delivering the highest caliber of customer service.
After attending Georgia College and State University, Dee worked in every aspect of the company for more than 30 years. Now as CEO, she continues the family legacy as an example of prosperous domestic manufacturing since 1948.
Evans Company exists not only to make a profit for its stakeholders, but to make a positive impact that will support and encourage customers, employees and their families, and our community.
Evans celebrates its 69th year in business and celebrates its 49th year in the Conyers/Rockdale area.
Title: V.P. Manufacturing
Years at Evans: 21
Rodney brings dedication and commitment to Evans through creating and managing successful manufacturing processes. Rodney has experience in Tool & Die build as well as production floor management with a focused skill in production and order processing software management. Rodney’s experience in both writing and managing manufacturing production software makes Evans very efficient in our metal stamping production. Rodney’s oversight of our manufacturing processes assures that our customers receive the highest quality finished goods delivered on time.
Title: President Emeritus serving on the Executive Council
Years at Evans: 52
Ray has served as the second generation leadership for over 50 years.
Ray served as the President of Evans from 2000 – 2011. Ray’s 51 years of experience as a Tool and Die Maker and plant manager have been the heart of success for the Evans legacy. As a Master Tool Maker Ray is the bedrock of solid quality and highest skill on the Evans Team. Ray brings great leadership and oversight that has helped shaped Evans into the company that you love to do business with. Ray is currently serving on the Executive Council and continues to play a key role in the highest quality tool & die and metal stamping manufacturing.
Title: V.P. Emeritus serving on Executive Council
Years at Evans: 56
Len Evans has served as second generation leadership for over 56 years.
Len’s skill in Tool & Die build as a Master Tool Maker continues to be an asset to the Evans Team. Len currently serves on the Executive Council and continues to bring invaluable skill to the Evans manufacturing and Tool & Die teams.