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Marcus Evans

Marcus Evans

Director, Diversity & Community Engagement, Ujamaa Construction

Marcus C. Evans is the Director of Diversity and Community Engagement at UJAMAA Construction. With over 20 years of experience in construction, he provides a keen awareness of the importance of building a diverse pipeline of talent for the industry. In his current role, he leads UJAMAA’s internal and external commitment to advancing workforce compliance, community engagement, diversity, equity, and inclusive best practices. His position partners with public, private, non-profit, advocacy, and political agencies to further drive UJAMAA’s mission to ensure our construction projects mirror the communities in which we serve. Marcus earned a Master of Public Administration from Roosevelt University. In addition, he holds a Bachelor of Arts from Alcorn State University. He serves on the Board of Directors for Chicagoland General Contractors Association (CAGC). Marcus is also the Vice President and a Board member of United States Minority Contractors Association (USMCA), Chicago Chapter.