Scott Evans (politician)

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Scott K. Evans
Mayor of Atlantic City, New Jersey
In office
November 21, 2007 – November 13, 2008
Preceded by William Marsh
Succeeded by Lorenzo T. Langford
Personal details
Born (1965-09-08) September 8, 1965 (age 51)
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Political party Democratic

Scott K. Evans (born September 8, 1965) is a Democratic politician and the former Mayor of Atlantic City, New Jersey.


Evans is Fire Chief with the Atlantic City Fire Department.[1]

He was the chairman of the Atlantic City Democratic Committee when former Mayor Bob Levy resigned in October 2007. Following state law, the party Evans chaired nominated Evans and two other people to serve as mayor until the next general election. City Council then picked Evans from the three candidates.[2] Evans lost the city Democratic party nomination June 3, 2008 to Lorenzo Langford[3] and the city Democratic party chairmanship on June 9, 2008 to Robert "Bob" McDevitt.


Political offices
Preceded by
William Marsh
Mayor of Atlantic City
Succeeded by
Lorenzo T. Langford