Evelyn is deputy director of operations with the Civil Health and Development Network and a member of the Karenni Nationalities People Liberation Front. Through these organizations, she promotes democracy and minority rights.
In 2006, Evelyn graduated from the University of Loikaw with a bachelor arts. After graduation, she participated in the Foreign Affairs Training program in Prague, Czech Republic, where she also served as an intern with the People In Need Foundation. Evelyn cofounded and served as the secretary of the Union of Karenni State Youth, an alliance of five different youth, women's, and student organizations.