Stacy Barnes is director, governmental relations and public affairs for Alaska Housing Finance Corporation. In her capacity Stacy interacts with local, state and federal officials, supports the initiatives of corporate departments and shares Alaska Housing’s stories with media, both owned and earned. She has worked in this role since 2010, and previously worked in in a similar role in the Anchorage Mayor’s office, and before that as president of the chamber of commerce in Anchorage.
Stacy holds a B.A. in journalism and public communications from University of Alaska Anchorage and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Alaska Pacific University.
Stacy is past chair of the international Public Relations Society of America Financial Communications Section and is board chair at the Providence Alaska Foundation with $30 million under management.
Stacy has been recognized for her professional achievements, community service and commitment to advancing women as an Anchorage ATHENA Society member, and as one of Alaska’s Top Forty Under 40.
AC19 Presentation: Taking It Online: Digital Mortgages, Apps, and Other Innovations