Matt Evans

Account Executive

Matt Evans is a graduate of California State University (CSU) San Marcos, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in communications.  He subsequently completed Dale Carnegie Leadership Training for Managers and OSHA 30 Training.

Matt joined Cavignac & Associates in 2017 as an account executive.  He’s charged with maintaining existing client relationships, educating them on risk preventative measures and recommending appropriate levels of commercial and liability insurance coverage.  He also identifies and contacts new business prospects, determines client ratings, prepares proposals, and documents all material conversations with insureds and/or carriers regarding exposures and coverages.

Previous career experience includes having served as the director of service accounts for SMART Safety Group in San Diego, where he oversaw the service delivery, business development and retention for 75-plus accounts within the construction, manufacturing and distribution industries.  His focus was on developing custom safety management programs designed to reduce risk, incidents and experience modification ratings (EMRs).   Prior to that, he served as the business development manager for Volt Workforce Solutions.

Matt is a member of the Associated General Contractors. He also is a member of the CSU San Marcos Alumni Association and served as vice president of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity 2009-10.  He presently serves as a coach for the Special Olympics Southern California.

Born and raised in El Dorado Hills, Calif., outside of Sacramento, Matt currently resides in the San Diego community of Mission Valley.  In his leisure time, he enjoys participating in competitive sports — including soccer, basketball, volleyball, golf and spikeball – as well as hiking, traveling, attending the occasional country music concert, coaching youth sports and spending time with his family.