Meg Evans is the first female professional beer brewer in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County, and remains one of only 3 in the region. She is currently the Head Brewer at Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery in Homestead, Pennsylvania. A native of Jamestown NY, Meg has done everything in the industry from gluing boxes and labeling bottles to designing beer recipes and brewing beer. She founded the Pittsburgh chapter of the Pink Boots Society, a professional organization for women in the beer industry.
In 2016, Meg and her husband, fellow brewer James Evans, combined their passions for beer and heavy metal music to create their own annual beer fest. Brewtal Beer Fest builds partnerships between the music and beer industries to provide a unique experiences for attendees.