Evan Becker, a native of Baltimore, MD, studied the organ while majoring in Mathematics at Gettysburg College, and while pursuing graduate work in Actuarial Science at the University of Iowa. Following Air Force assignments in Wyoming and Alaska, he settled in Colorado Springs with his family in 1974 and has lived there ever since. Evan became Organist of the First Lutheran Church of Colorado Springs in 1980 and filled that position until retirement in 2012. He continues active as Organist at St Mary’s Cathedral (RC) in Colorado Springs, and as accompanist for the Chamber Singers of the Colorado Springs Chorale. A long-time member of the American Guild of Organists, Evan is a past Dean of the Colorado Springs AGO Chapter. He chaired the very successful 2005 AGO Regional Convention in Colorado Springs.