Continuing Our Work with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

I was honored today to be selected
to serve on the Congressional Black Caucus
Foundation’s Board of Directors
. Dell has a long-standing relationship with
this organization; we regard
its work and mission as vital to our nation’s legislative process.

I am looking forward to continuing
Dell’s support of CBCF initiatives like AVOICE—African
American Voices in Congress. It is a Dell-sponsored online library that
documents the contributions of African Americans to our nation’s political

I also
realize that I have a huge void to fill with the loss of our friend and
confidant, Thurmond Woodard. I will work to continue Thurmond’s legacy with the
CBCF. The mission of the CBCF is to identify opportunities to develop future
leaders and promote collaboration between today’s leaders to affect positive
and sustainable change in the African-American community.