Angela Barnes

Angela Barnes

Co-Owner at Nobody's Darling

Angela Barnes is the co-owner of Nobody’s Darling, a new Black queer woman-owned cocktail bar in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood. She is a life-long southside Chicagoan, a practicing corporate lawyer, and a passionate advocate for providing services and resources to underserved geographic and demographic communities. Angela has stood at the intersection of race, gender, and sexual orientation to help guide the strategic thinking and direction of the organizations for which she has had the privilege of serving as a board director.  Angela founded Hoffman-Barnes Risk Management Consulting, a risk management and compliance consulting company to assist small businesses and non-profits design and implement compliance programs tailored to their organizations and recently founded Sustainable Wellness Innovation, a nonprofit organization focused on collaboration within the health and wellness ecosystem of tech enabled solutions that impact health equity.