After graduating from law school, Ericka Evans began her career in Southern California practicing in trust and estate litigation and administration. In 2017, she moved back to her home state of Utah and began working for the Office of Legislative Research and General Counsel advising Utah state legislators on, and drafting legislation regarding, alcohol regulations, substance abuse prevention programs, criminal justice, business entities, and procurement. Most recently, Ericka joined the Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Services where she serves as the Director of Licensing and Compliance working to serve Utah’s alcohol licensee’s while prioritizing the health and safety of all Utahns. Ericka lives in Salt Lake City with her husband and son and enjoys hiking, biking, and a nice glass of wine.