Evan Whitfield

Chicago Fire

VP of Equity, Alumni Relations, and Engagement
Evan Whitfield works with streetfootballworld USA/Common Goal leading their Common Goal Anti-Racism initiatives and is a Partner at a prominent Chicago law firm. Whitfield was appointed a Visiting Scholar at Harvard’s Department of Global Health and Social Medicine conducting Anti-Racism research in North American soccer.   

Whitfield graduated from Duke University and played professionally in Belgium and Major league Soccer. Whitfield represented the US at the 1999 Pan American Games winning a bronze medal and earned 4th at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.   

Evan lives in Chicago with his spouse and daughters.