Roz Brewer is showing corporate America what it means to be anti-racist

Jan 31, 2021 - Business Insider
Board and Executive Moves

In a 2018 speech at her alma mater, Spelman College, Rosalind Brewer, the then-COO of Starbucks, told the graduating class of the all-female, historically Black college: "We are still Black women in a white male world."

For her, those words still ring true. Recently named the incoming CEO of Walgreens Boots Alliance, the parent company of pharmacy chain Walgreens, Brewer is the only Black woman leading a Fortune 500 right now and just the third...