Angela Branch serves as the Director of Human Resources for The Woodlands Township. In this position, Angela provides leadership and oversight of the Township’s Human Resources policies and operations. Angela partners with the Township Board of Directors and Executive Management Team to identify and implement talent management strategies aligned with the Township’s vision and goals.
As Director of Human Resources, Angela’s focus is to attract and retain top talent for The Woodlands Township. This requires continuous review of compensation and benefits programs, as well as being an architect of workplace culture. Angela is the management sponsor of The Woodlands Township Employee Engagement Committee and the Township’s Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator.
Prior to joining the Township staff in 2022, Angela was Executive Director at The Woodlands Methodist Church and served in multiple Human Resources management roles at Exxon Mobil Corporation.
Angela earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Illinois and Master’s degree in Human Resources Management and Industrial Relations from the University of Minnesota. Angela and her family have enjoyed living in The Woodlands for over 10 years.