Global Conference 2017
Campbell Brown is the head of news partnerships at Facebook, leading the team responsible for helping news organizations and journalists work more closely and more effectively with Facebook. Campbell has nearly twenty years of experience in journalism, most recently as an award-winning anchor and correspondent for NBC News and CNN. At CNN, she anchored a weekday primetime news program focusing on politics from 2007-2010. Campbell held several roles over the course of her 11-year tenure with NBC News, including co-anchor of the weekend edition of "TODAY" from 2003-2007 and White House correspondent during President George W. Bush's first term. She also served as the primary substitute anchor for "NBC Nightly News." She began her career in local news, moving up the ranks of NBC affiliates before going to the national network. Campbell is also the founder of The 74, a non-profit news site covering education in America. She holds a BA degree in political science from Regis College and lives in New York with her husband and two sons.