About Author: Mellody Hobson

Mellody Hobson is president of Ariel Investments, responsible for firm-wide management and strategic planning, overseeing all operations outside of research and portfolio management. Additionally, she serves as chairman of the board of trustees for Ariel Investment Trust. Beyond her work at Ariel, Ms. Hobson has become a nationally recognized voice on financial literacy and investor education, and she's Board Chair of After School Matters.

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