04.13.2019

Facebook nominates Peggy Alford, first African American woman, to its board of directors

Facebook nominates Peggy Alford, first African American woman, to its board of directors

Facebook has nominated prominent technology executive Peggy Alford for election to its board. 

Alford would be the first African-American woman and second African-American to join the board of the social media giant. Her nomination at the company's annual meeting on May 30 would mark a major step in diversifying its nine-member board.

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