Global Conference 2010
Anchor, "Campbell Brown," CNN
Campbell Brown anchors the daily prime-time news program "Campbell Brown" on CNN, interviewing newsmakers and moderating lively discussions among people representing all points of view. Before joining CNN, Brown spent 11 years at NBC News as co-anchor of "Weekend Today," substitute anchor for Brian Williams and correspondent for "NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams" and the weekday "Today" show. She provided award-winning reporting on Hurricane Katrina and covered the last two presidential elections, the death of Pope John Paul II, the Iraqi elections, abuses at Abu Ghraib prison and the trial of Saddam Hussein. Brown was White House correspondent for NBC News during President Bush's first term and covered his first presidential campaign. Before joining NBC in 1998, she worked for the NBC News Channel and stations in Washington, D.C.; Baltimore; Richmond, Va.; and Topeka, Kan. Brown received a B.A. from Regis College in Denver.