Elrena Evans

As Editor and Content Strategist for ESA, Elrena Evans curates articles dedicated to the intersection of faith and social justice. She is always on the lookout for new voices, especially those that have been marginalized or underrepresented. If you’re a writer who feels your story is too often overlooked, please consider sending her a pitch.

Elrena holds an MFA from The Pennsylvania State University, and is co-editor of Mama, PhD: Women Write about Motherhood and Academic Life (Rutgers) and author of a short story collection, This Crowded Night (Cascadia). She has also written for Christianity Today, Books & Culture, American Bible Society, Literary Mama, Brain, Child: The Magazine for Thinking Mothers, The Mudroom, and elsewhere.

Elrena lives with her husband and five children in Pennsylvania. When not writing, she enjoys running around with her children, dancing, and making spreadsheets. You can learn more about her on her website.