Nicole Avant and Stefanie Brown: Obama’s Black Female Powerbrokers
It’s no secret that President Barack Obama is one smart guy. He knows the most successful organizations are committed to diversity and the great ideas that come from having big thinkers from all walks of life. You’re familiar with powerbrokers Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser and assistant to the president (left) and Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin, MD, MBA. But, when it comes to bench strength, President Obama’s team is on par with the best teams in professional sports: it simply can’t be matched.