Diversity Finally Comes to Facebook’s Board of Directors

American Express chairman and CEO Kenneth Chenault will be its first African-American member

Photo Illustration: Yuliya Kim; Sources: Getty Images, Facebook

Facebook’s board of directors welcomed its first African-American member, as American Express chairman and CEO Kenneth Chenault will take a seat effective Feb. 5.

david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.