Sarah Skinner


Sarah brings experience from global agencies, running high profile campaigns across the public, third and education sectors.

She has particular experience with public sector accounts including running highly sensitive campaigns for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, raising awareness of the issues surrounding Forced Marriage and Parental Child Abduction. She also ran the communications programme for the controversial reconfiguration of children’s heart services.

Sarah has extensive experience of working with stakeholders including charities, Government departments, and the public. She has also worked closely with educational and international organisations while heading up the communications programme for a Qatar funded digitisation project at the British Library.

Most recently, Sarah spent a year working on more corporate focused clients at one of the UK’s top PR agencies, to further expand her experience and now brings these skills to her work at Barley. Sarah’s work at Barley currently includes the Stoll account, the UK’s leading housing provider for vulnerable Veterans and the communications around an NHS consultation programme.