Evan Shout’s life is a tapestry of resilience, passion, and adaptability. Originally from a farming background, Evan ventured into accounting when farming wasn’t financially viable. However, life took an unexpected turn when his first-born son was diagnosed with autism, leading him back to the city for better resources. These personal experiences didn’t dampen his spirit but fueled a resolute commitment to raise awareness about autism and the needs of special children. Eventually, he found his way back to the agricultural sector, this time armed with the purpose of helping other primary producers build sustainable businesses and legacies.
Grounded in values imbibed from his rural upbringing—like hard work, family love, and respect for the land—Evan blends his roles as a devoted father and agriculture entrepreneur seamlessly. He’s not just a problem-solver but a change-maker, advocating for misunderstood or underestimated communities, be it farmers in need of financial strategy or children deserving of more inclusive environments. Whether in the boardroom or the living room, Evan is a force of positive change, as affirmed by those who know him: “Evan gets it done.”