Angela Hirst

Procurement & Corporate Services Manager
Hastings District Council

Angela Hirst is a seasoned local government leader, with more than a decade of experience dedicated to improving community outcomes through strategic leadership and innovative approaches. Currently serving as the Procurement & Corporate Services Manager at Hastings District Council, Angela is responsible for delivering against Council’s procurement strategy – having spearheaded initiatives like the Progressive Procurement Toolkit, enhancing procurement practices in the Hawke’s Bay region.

Angela's career began as a Team Leader in Customer Services, where she developed skills in team management and stakeholder engagement. With a pragmatic approach and a commitment to excellence, Angela consistently seeks opportunities to refine processes and elevate service standards for the benefit of the organisation and the community.