Public Affairs, Consultant, and Nonprofit CEO in Sacramento, CA
Angela Rosas is a former Director at Mercury Public Affairs' Sacramento office, specializing in strategic statewide media relations, capacity building, and advocacy.
She is a Marketing, Public Relations and Business Development Professional and the Founder & CEO of Chicas Latinas de Sacramento.
In 2009, Angela Rosas founded Chicas Latinas de Sacramento in an effort to increase Latina volunteerism, civic engagement, cultural awareness and serve Sacramento’s Latino population. Now a culture of Latino/a civic engagement in the community, Chicas Latinas is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to make a positive impact in both the Latin and Sacramento community by utilizing our people and our culture to educate, inspire, and lead, to improve, connect and embrace our culture and the community in which we call our home.
“Creating a culture of volunteerism and civic engagement in our community, one Latina-Powered Project at a time.”
Angela Rosas has a B.A. in journalism from CSUS. She worked as a multi-media reporter for the Visalia Times-Delta, prior to returning to Sacramento in 2009. Angela took her devotion to community and change, and her knack for story-telling, from the newsroom and directly to the people of Sacramento -- becoming a true “voice for the voiceless.”
2009 Founded, Chicas Latinas de Sacramento
2011 Women of Color, Sacramento Latina Award Recipient
2012 Latina Magazine, Inspiring Young Latina: Angela Rosas
2012 Incorporated Chicas Latinas de Sacramento, CEO & President of 501(c)3
2014 Member of Cien Amigos
2014 Nominated Coors Light Líderes of the Year
2014 Recipient of GOTG “Unsung Shero”
2015 Board Member, Festival de la Familia
2016 SHCC Rising Estrella Award Recipient