She's Smart, Successful and Financially Savvy: Hobson has been the president of Ariel Investments, a Chicago-based investment management firm, since 2000.2.
She's a Mentor: Speaking with Leanin.org, Hobson explained that her firm's founder and then-president, John W.
Ignatius College Prep high school, and subsequently attended Princeton University, graduating in 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
Soon after her graduation from Princeton, Hobson joined Ariel Investments as an intern and rose to become the firm's senior vice president and director of marketing.
The filmmaker married the editor and the couple adopted a daughter Amanda in 1981.
She attended Ogden Elementary School and later was educated at St.
They became engaged in January 2013 and, on Lucas’ Skywalker Ranch, they tied the knot on June 22, 2013, 30 years after Lucas’ first marriage had ended in divorce.
After the wedding, Jackson took to Twitter and posted: "Let's give a Galactic shout out to Master George Lucas & his bride Melody on this their wedding day!! ." Even Ron Howard congratulated the newlyweds on his Twitter page. Lucas (sic." George Walton Lucas is one of the American film industry's most successful filmmakers financially.
It was a private wedding ceremony for the Star Wars filmmaker and media was not allowed to attend this low-key profile marriage event.
The couple exchanged vows before an intimate gathering at Skywalker Ranch in Marin County, California at 5 pm on June 22.
Rogers, Jr., took an interest in encouraging her from her first day at Ariel Investments, and she's determined to pay that forward. She Gives Back: Per , Mellody "works with a variety of civic and professional institutions," which include serving as board member of the Field Museum, the Chicago Public Education Fund and the Sundance Institute.
"Now, as the President of Ariel Investments, I work hard to mentor and encourage our youngest teammates," she said.