Evan Rush is the Southern Nevada Outreach Director for the Nevada Department of Veterans Services. He oversees community outreach efforts in southern Nevada as well as participating in community groups and professional organizations. In addition, Rush manages and supports the Nevada Veteran Advocate (NVA) volunteers within his area of responsibility.
Rush brings vast experience in connecting veterans to needed services and maintains a strong background in helping veterans with disabilities. He most recently served as a Disabled Veteran Outreach Program (DVOP) specialist for the Department of Education, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) in Las Vegas. He also managed the Combat Stress Recovery Program (CSRP) for Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) in Seattle, WA and Honolulu, HI.
Rush served in the Navy from 1986 to 2006. He was a hangar/ flight deck aircraft director on the USS Nimitz (CVN-68). Seeking other opportunities, Rush changed military occupations and served as a Master-at-Arms (Military Police). He was involved in several deployments around the world. In 2006, he retired from naval service.
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