Meet the New Board Chairman at Microsoft
It’s true that there is a dearth of African Americans in the technology field, but today, we can put one (a big one) in the “win” column.
John Thompson, a proud FAMU graduate no less, has just slid into the seat once occupied by digital icon Bill Gates.
He is now the board chairman for Microsoft.
**thunderous virtual applause**
Thompson has been a board member for two years. Read more about his achievement and impressive resume HERE at ZDnet.