In the world of corporate boards and board diversity, there is both good news and bad news.
First, the good news: Almost all (97%) of the of the top 200 S&P 500 companies now have minority directors (defined as Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx, and Asian) on their boards. In fact, 71% have two or more minority directors.
The bad news is that there is still much work to be done. Many mid- and small-cap companies have boards that are homogeneous. There are still 622 public company boards