Mellody Hobson

As Co-CEO, Mellody is responsible for management, strategic planning and growth for all areas of Ariel Investments outside of research and portfolio management. Additionally, she serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Ariel Investment Trust—the company’s publicly traded mutual funds. Prior to being named Co-CEO, Mellody spent nearly two decades as the … Continued

Ursula Burns

Ursula Burns has extensive international experience in leading large companies that are facing technology sea changes within their industries. Burns was the Chairman of the Board of Xerox Corporation from 2010 to 2017 and Chief Executive Officer from 2009 to 2016, after having been appointed President in 2007. Burns joined Xerox as a summer intern … Continued

Rosalind Brewer

Rosalind Brewer is the current CEO of Walgreens, where she oversees Walgreens’ vaccine rollout as well as drives the company’s digital retail expansion. Brewer is the only Black woman currently serving as the head of a Fortune 500 company and just the third in history to achieve the career milestone. Brewer also earned a B.S. … Continued