“I know many members of our community steer clear of Wall Street because of the perception that the stock market is risky, but I am convinced the biggest risk of all is not taking one.”
“I think that's life in general. It's the way it is when we pick stocks, all of them don't always work, so I guess I come to the view naturally. That's just the way life is for human beings so its going to be just as true for policy.”
Mellody Hobson (born April 3, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois) is best known for marrying Star Wars creator George Lucas. Mellody graduated from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs in 1991. She is currently the president of Ariel Investments and also is chairman of the board of DreamWorks Animation SKG as well as a director of The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., Groupon, Inc., and Starbucks Corporation.
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Melody is best known for marrying George Lucas, Stars Wars creator.
After dating for several years, Mellody married George Lucas on June 22, 2013 at Skywalker Ranch in Marin County, Calif. The two began dating in 2006 and announced their engagement in January 2013.