Mellody Hobson



Mellody Hobson is in her first year as an owner of the Denver Broncos in 2022 as part of the Walton-Penner Family Ownership Group.

A Co-CEO for Ariel Investments, Hobson is responsible for management, strategic planning and growth for all areas of the firm outside of research and portfolio management. Additionally, she serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Ariel Investment Trust—the company's publicly traded mutual funds.