Meet Your Neighbor: Marshall Evans, AKA Santa Claus |

Meet Your Neighbor: Marshall Evans, AKA Santa Claus

Ryan Salm/Sierra SunSanta Marshall Evans with Lola Tieslau of Kings Beach and Lily Murnane of Tahoe City.

Snowmobile tour guide and manager of Donner Lake Water Sports Company

I was a little nervous, but it was OK. I was helping put garland up in the mall and they put me to work. Id probably do it again.

The bigger kids just wanted the candy canes. I got a lot of Thomas the Tank Engine from the little kids. My kid didnt want anything. He recognized me instantly. I tried to disguise my voice, but he ran up to me and said Daddy, Daddy.

My mom always had me open up one present on Christmas Eve.

The main thing is I got him a portable DVD player. He likes to watch movies in the car. I got him a lot of CARS [the movie] stuff. Jason is 2. He is one of the most intelligent 2-year-olds I have ever seen. He can speak a million different words.

I wanted one of them iPod thingies. I am a little behind on technology. I didnt even know what it was until a couple of months ago.

Probably working. As soon as it starts snowing, I will be working. Traditionally, I work on Christmas. The day is a pretty popular day for snowmobiling.

Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer.

I have been pretty nice this year. I have had some naughty years, but this has been a good one.The Sierra Suns Kara Fox interviewed Evans for this weeksMeet Your Neighbor. Please send suggestions for Meet Your Neighbor to

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