Stan Barnes

is President of Copper State Consulting Group. For the past 30 years, Stan has been involved in every facet of Arizona governance and media related matters and is viewed as a seasoned and well-reputed veteran of Arizona politics. A 4th generation native Arizonan, Stan was raised on a family cotton farm in Pinal County, and elected to the Arizona State House at the age of 27. After serving two terms, Stan was elected to the State Senate, where he served as Chairman of the Government Reform Committee and participated in a delegation of elected state leaders from the U.S. on a diplomatic tour of Australia. Stan is a highly regarded political commentator, appearing regularly on television and radio news programs as well as frequent guest editorials in print media.