Spring Fire Department Communications Director Tracee Evans started our Communications Department in 2018. An accomplished broadcaster, communicator, attorney and certified Advanced PIO, Tracee spent more than two decades in radio news, including stints as a bureau chief for the Texas State News Network and as reporter/editor/anchor at heritage Texas radio stations WOAI, KTSA and KTRH. After teaching mass communications and audio production at San Antonio College for many years, Tracee still speaks at local universities and is quoted in broadcasting textbooks. She also served as a freelance correspondent for ABC and CBS radio before running U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady’s communications from 2008-2018.
A former Texas Radio Journalist of the Year, Tracee has earned numerous honors from the AP, Radio Television News Directors Association, Houston Press Club and multiple Women in Communications National Clarion Awards. She also earned Golden Mics and Golden Hardhats for her work in Congress and the 2018 Fire Chief’s Award for her work at the Spring Fire Department.
Tracee, and her husband of over three decades, Larry, have two daughters who have both earned Masters degrees in their respective fields.