William Michael Cunningham
Panelist, On Small Business

William Michael Cunningham is an expert in Socially Responsible Investing. He works with pension fund trustees, investment managers, investment analysts, community activists, government agencies and financial industry organizations to create and implement social and community investing initiatives. He was formerly in the pool of Corporate Governance Advisors to CalPERS. He is currently in the pool of Diversity Investing Advisors to CalPERS.

Latest by William Michael Cunningham

Commentary: Crowdfunding proposal would be good for small business

The stranglehold venture capitalists and banks have on access to start-up capital will loosen a bit.

Commentary: Judges shouldn’t be rubber stamps

When the Securities and Exchange Commission approves ineffective settlements, the courts should be empowered to step in.

Commentary: Black-owned firms took a disproportionate hit amid shutdown

As chief economist for the U. S. Black Chamber of Commerce, my research indicates black-owned businesses were hit harder than most.

A lack of true diversity at Social Media Week

COMMENTARY | The D.C. Social Media Week events I attended were, in racial terms, either largely black or mostly white.