Board member

Angiolina Foster

Head and shoulders image of Board member Angiolina Foster smiling in front of a grey SFRS crest

Angiolina Foster

She is a respected public service leader whose work has spanned local government, national government and the third sector.


She most recently held a Chief Executive position within Scotland’s NHS. In all her roles, she has aimed to put people at the heart of service design and delivery. This has afforded her rich learning in leadership, strategy and service transformation. She was awarded a CBE in 2011 for her contribution to Scotland’s public services. Angiolina is also a voluntary Trustee with Playlist for Life, a dementia music charity, and with The Big Noise, a charity dedicated to transforming children’s lives through music.


  • Service Delivery Committee
  • Change Committee

Register of interests

Information on the exact nature of the requirement under each category can be found in the Code of Conduct for Board Members of the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.

  • Chair, Public Health Scotland

Related Undertakings

  • None


  • None

Houses, Land and Buildings

  • None

Shares and Securities

  • None

Non-Financial Interests

  • Voluntary Trustee of Playlist for Life

  • Voluntary Trustee of Sistema Scotland (The Big Noise)

  • Registered Teacher, Classical Yoga School (London, Scotland)

Other Interests

  • None