Gina Evans

Government Relations

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Gina Evans has served as the Director of Government Relations for the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority since December of 2012.  In this role, Ms. Evans represents the Authority’s four airports at the local, state, and federal level.

Prior to joining the Authority, Ms. Evans specialized in gaming legislation, higher education, and healthcare while serving as the Director of Government Affairs at the Brewton-Plante Law Firm and as the Senior Legislative Assistant to Speaker of the House Larry Cretul.


In addition to her duties at the Authority, Ms. Evans serves on several boards including the State Political Action Committee for The Junior Leagues of Florida, Tampa Theatre WineFest Committee, Hillsborough MPO’s Technical Advisory Committee, Co-Chair of the State Affairs Committee for the Florida Airports Council and is a member of both The Junior League of Tampa and Florida Blue Key.

Ms. Evans earned her Bachelor’s in Public Relations and Master’s in Mass Communications from the University of Florida. She was recently named one of Tampa Bay Business Journal’s Up and Comers for 2015.