Angie Feeney was appointed as Director of Corporate Services in July 2020, having previously carried out the role on an interim basis. Angie has been with the Service for 13 years and started in the HR department in October 2006.
Angie has always worked in local and central government and, prior to her time with Avon Fire and Rescue Service, she worked in London for the Department for Education and Skills developing national headteacher training policy with schools and Ministers and then working in a variety of corporate service roles including programme management, learning and development and HR.
Academically, Angie completed a degree at University College London, a condensed MBA and is currently completing the Fire Service Executive Leadership Programme (ELP) with Warwick University Business School. She also has a range of vocational qualifications in HR, mediation and coaching.
Angie lives In Bristol with her partner Dave and enjoys travel and walking. In 2019, she hiked up Machu Picchu while visiting friends in South America.
Angie said: “I am delighted to hold the position of Director of Corporate Services. I am passionate about working with Avon Fire Authority, the Service Leadership Board and all of our great staff who provide on-going support to the public and communities we serve.
“While in post, I want to help ensure Avon Fire and Rescue Service is an inclusive organisation where all staff can give their best and flourish. I also always want to ensure that corporate staff are recognised for the essential role they do within the Service. Without them, we wouldn’t be able to achieve our two key priorities of keeping our Service Strong and Communities Safe.”