February 2018 Board Member Spotlight – Evan Scocos

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Evan Scocos, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

Evan Scocos, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

NAME: Evan Scocos

TITLE: VP & Controller

EMPLOYER: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company


What is your favorite children’s book?

“Where the Wild Things Are”

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?

I wanted to be a professional football player… when that didn’t work out, then I wanted to be in business. That is what my parents were; they were great role models and I wanted to follow in their footsteps.

What is your favorite place in Summit County?

Stan Hywet Hall

Why did you decide to serve SEI’s Board of Directors?

I have always had a passion for education and children, plus a desire to give back to the community that has been so gracious to me.

What do you want to see SEI accomplish in the next three years?

Double its size in a sustainable fashion.