Kirsty Evans


Kirsty Evans has been an ESFA Associate Director since April 2018.

Prior to that, Kirsty worked as Deputy Director Funding Policy Implementation for the Skills Funding Agency (SFA), having previously held roles as Director of Funding Policy, Director of Area Relationships, and Regional Skills Director.

Her previous roles include local and national roles in the Learning and Skills Council, working on strategy development, business planning and service development across the 14 to 19, adult and employer skills agendas. Before this Kirsty worked for Oldham Chamber and Merseyside Training and Enterprise Council.

Previous roles in government

  • Director, Further Education, ESFA
  • Director, Apprenticeships, ESFA
  • Associate Director, Adult Funding Operations, ESFA
  • Director, Funding and Programmes, ESFA