Angela Elpers Barnes, Vice President

“The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible…” – Dwight D. Eisenhower

Angela is a skilled communicator and trusted business advisor with more than 20 years of experience in creating, managing and executing strategic plans with an engaging style that drives results. Known for expertly unpacking problems to focus in on a solution, Angela excels at helping to redefine issues and move perceptions through artful planning, insightful analysis and refined conditioning of the environment.

Prior to joining Perry Communications, Angela worked as an attorney in private practice, licensed in both California and Washington, with a strong record of success advocating on behalf of licensed professionals and businesses, defending their interests in a wide variety of litigated matters. During her career, Angela handled and resolved hundreds of high-value cases using a thoughtful, yet aggressive approach, while also skillfully counseling clients on effective risk management strategies.

Angela thrives when leveraging her legal expertise to influence key decision makers and positively affect outcomes. As a Vice President at PCG, she contributes to the development and implementation of public affairs strategies, and also focuses on stakeholder engagement and outreach.

A Midwest native, Angela earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and German from the University of Southern Indiana, and a Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law. In addition to her dedication to her work, Angela is an avid traveler who is passionate about food and wine, and enjoys cooking for friends with her husband Ken. They reside in Sacramento’s Boulevard Park with their rescue-dog, Tito.