Jeff Evans is the former president and senior auctioneer for Green Valley Auctions, Inc., and the head of Green Valley’s specialty/cataloged auction division since 1995. The GVAI specialty/catalog auction division is now exclusively maintained under Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates, owned by husband and wife team, Jeff and Beverley Evans.
Jeff Evans’ expertise in early American glass and 18th and 19th century Shenandoah Valley furniture and decorative arts is recognized throughout Virginia and across the United States. He has worked as an appraiser and consultant for Virginia collections at the Woodrow Wilson Birthplace in Staunton, the Stonewall Jackson House in Lexington, the Frontier Culture Museum in Staunton, the Shenandoah Valley Folk Art and Heritage Center in Dayton, and the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley in Winchester. In addition, Evans has worked closely with the Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, NY, the Sandwich Glass Museum in Sandwich, MA, the WV Museum of American Glass, and the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA) in Winston Salem, NC, as well as numerous other national institutions.
Beverley Evans served on the Board of Directors at the Virginia Quilt Museum in Harrisonburg, VA for 10 years, and currently serves on the Board at Fort Harrison, Inc. in Dayton, VA. Jeff Evans is on the Board of Directors at the WV Museum of American Glass. For more than fifteen years Jeff served on the Board at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society where he was also the Head of the Shenandoah Valley Folk Art & Heritage Center's Museum Committee.