Audrey Elizabeth Schelske: Facts About Sara Evans’ daughter

Audrey Elizabeth Schelske

Audrey Elizabeth Schelske is the daughter of singer, songwriter, record producer, author, and actress Sara Evans. Audrey’s mother Sara Evans had five songs reach the number-one spot on the Billboard Country Songs chart and has sold over six million albums. She is known for appearing as a contestant on Dancing with the Stars, which she later dropped out of.

Audrey Elizabeth Schelske: Bio Summary

Name Audrey Elizabeth Schelske
Famous as daughter of Sara Evans
Gender Female
Date of birth October 6, 2004
Place of birth United States
Nationality American
Parents Sara Evans and Craig Schelske
Siblings Olivia Margaret Schelske and Avery Jack Schelske
Grandparents Patricia Boggs and Jack Evans

How Old Is Audrey Elizabeth Schelske?

Audrey Elizabeth Schelske was born on October 6, 2004. She will be 19 years old in 2023, on October 6. She is the daughter of Sara Lynn Evans and her first husband Craig Schelske. Her mother is a singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, and author while her father was a politician. Her father is also a musician.

Audrey Elizabeth Schelske is the youngest child of her parents. She has an older brother, Avery Jack Schelske. Avery was born on August 21, 1999. Audrey also has an older sister, Olivia Margaret Schelske who was born on January 22, 2003. Audrey’s maternal grandparents are Pat Evans and Jack Evans.

Pat Evans was a school bus driver and Jack Evans was a pressman for the Columbia Daily Tribune newspaper. Audrey became the stepdaughter of radio personality and former professional football quarterback Jay Barker after Jay married her mother Sara Evans. Jay is the father of four children from his previous marriage to Amy DiGiovanna.

Audrey’s stepfather Jay Barker and her mother Sara Evans are currently separated. In August 2021, Sara filed for divorce citing “irreconcilable differences and inappropriate marital conduct”. Their divorce is still “in progress”, per sources. However, Audrey Elizabeth Schelske’s educational details have not been disclosed to the public.

Audrey Elizabeth Schelske doesn’t have a career yet. Audrey’s siblings Avery and Olivia make up the Barker family band. Her mother Sara has revealed that all three of her children “are singers. All three of ‘em have natural rhythm. Their pitch is perfect. And I think Olivia can even sing harmony.”

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“And I’m starting them on piano pretty soon. They will take piano lessons. It’s not an option. But I told Avery … ”If you take piano, you can take drums, too.” So I’m getting all that in the works.” Sara Evans revealed that she isn’t nervous about her children entering the music business. She told PEOPLE:

I think it would make me nervous if they didn’t want to do something weird with their lives. If they just wanted to be normal I would be like, ‘What? I’m not going to be able to relate to you!’” She added: “They’re addicted to road life. They all grew up on the bus – they learned to walk and talk and potty train – [so] they’re of that same mindset, and, again, they all love music so much, so I just can’t imagine they wouldn’t pursue it with all their heart.”

Audrey Elizabeth Schelske has kept her life away from the spotlight. It is unknown if she is involved in any romantic relationship or not. She has not been involved in any controversies or rumors so far.

How Did Audrey Schelske’s Parents Meet?

Audrey Elizabeth Schelske’s parents, Sara Evans and Craig Schelske met in Nashville, Tennessee. At the time, they were both working as service waiters at Holiday Inn. They started dating and eventually got married on September 25, 1993. Sara filed for divorce from Craig and made several accusations against him, all of which have been denied by Craig.

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In court documents, Sara accused Craig of unemployment, alcoholism, infidelity, watching adult entertainment with their children present, maintaining sexually explicit photographs of himself and others, and verbal abuse. Craig also accused Sara of having affairs with musicians among other accusations. Sara and Craig’s divorce was finalized on September 28, 2007.

Ruth Kai Botchway

Ruth Kai Botchway is a Senior Editor at She is a graduate of All Stars Media College (2021) with a Diploma in Journalism and Media Studies. With more than two years experience in Journalism, she has served as an intern at Accra FM and worked with Green TV and Ashiaman TV. She worked as a Maritime Journalist/ influencer, producing Port and Maritime agenda initially aired on Ashiaman TV. You can reach her via email:

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