Meet Brother Tehuti Evans
By Wor. Bro. Frederic L.
Brother Tehuti Evans is a member
of Redemption Lodge No. 24 MWPHGLDC. He is currently Secretary (and Past
Master) of the David A. McWilliams Sr. Research and Education Lodge and also
Grand Historian and Archivist for the Grand Lodge and Secretary and Keeper of
the Seal and Archives for Jonathan Davis Consistory No. 1, ASSR,S.J., PHA.
Evans studied at Howard
University, Federal City College, the University of the District of Columbia
and Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts where he pursued his
Evans is a well traveled veteran
of the Air Force where he was a military engineer and a decorated Vietnam War
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In 1983, Evans was named the
Washington Urban League’s Man of the year and promoted to Director of
Employment and Training.
In 1984 brother Evans became
Director of Operations for International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation,
(ITI) in Washington DC and in 1986 he became a educational consultant with KJ
Associates of Silver Springs, Maryland.
Brother Evans was a founding
member of the University of the District of Columbia Alumni Association in
1978 where he served as its Chairman of the Board of Directors 1979-86 and as
a member of the Board of Trustee of the University of The District of Columbia
from 1988 -1992.
Since 1993, He has worked with
several Washington DC study groups out side of the campus environment, working
to bring such African scholars as Doctors Ben, John Henry Clark, Dr. Van
Sertima, Charles Finch, Francis Welsing, Neely Fuller, Tony Browder and many
others to the greater Washington area for lectures and discussions on issues
pertinent to African and African-American history and social development.
Brother Evans was The Dean of
the School of Behavior and Social Sciences for the Washington Saturday College
at Howard University from 1997-1999.
In 1995 Brother Evans was a
co-founder of, and the resident scholar at The House of Khamit Book Store and
Cultural Shop, which was located on historic Georgia Avenue in Washington, DC.
Brother Evans counts his tour of
Egypt in 1998 with Dr Yosef ben-Jochatumn, the most preeminent Black scholar
of Egyptian history, as one of his top life experiences. Saying of the tour,
“Touring with a master scholar opens ones eyes unlike any other educational
Evans has lectured as a main
presenter for the Association for the Study of Classical African Civilization
(ASCAC), as well as several mainstream American universities such as the
University of Massachusetts, University of Maryland, Wayne State University,
The University of Chicago, Morgan Slate University, Temple University and
Among his current interests
include serving as the Resident Agent and member of the Board of Directors for
the Mignon L. I. Ford Foundation which he says is his most satisfying. The
foundation is an Ethiopian/American organization committed to continuing the
legacy of a great Family which migrated to Ethiopia in the 1920’s and
established the first co-educational school for Ethiopian children.
Today Brother Evans is retired
but still travels and lectures at schools, colleges, and community centers
around the United States. He sits on the board of directors for the
The Phylaxis Society.