The state of California requires every publicly listed company headquartered in the Golden State to have at least one woman on its board of directors, and soon, at least one non-white or LGBT person. This is because of a pair of laws that enforce diversity at those high levels – laws that have a nationwide impact.
Today, we’re studying the topic with LA Times national correspondent Evan Halper. We also speak with Dr. Maria Rivas, who has served on several boards and often finds herself the only woman or person of color there.
Host: Gustavo Arellano
Guests: Evan Halper, National Correspondent for the Los Angeles Times, and Chief Medical Officer of EMD Serono Dr. Maria Rivas
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