Regions annually celebrates Black History Month. This year, the celebration includes a video on what the month means to national and company leaders.

Watch as former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Operation HOPE Founder and Chairman John Hope Bryant, Alabama Power Foundation President John Hudson and Regions Midwest Area President Mike Hart share their perspectives on the importance of Black History Month.

Rice serves as an adviser to the Regions Board of Directors. Bryant and Operation HOPE have partnered with Regions to bring HOPE Inside to the states of Alabama and Missouri. Hudson chairs the Regions’ Diversity Advisory Council. Hart was recently profiled in a story and video on Regions’ impact in Greater St. Louis.