TV Host, Journalist, Speaker
A National Emmy-Award winning journalist, Contessa is a widely-recognized anchor, host and correspondent. She's known for her marathon on-air coverage of breaking news and big political stories. With a refreshingly authentic, accessible and approachable on-air style, Contessa is equally comfortable with humorous feature and lifestyle segments and serious, ground-breaking interviews.
You can see Contessa contributing stories and hosting shows for CNBC and as the host of MSNBC's prime-time series "Caught on Camera."
Contessa is a highly sought-after speaker, panel moderator and emcee. She delivers motivational keynote addresses to standing ovations and is well-regarded for her ability to manage diverse panelists and facilitate compelling conversations.
Contessa is a Remembrance Scholar and magna cum laude graduate of Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication and Honors Program.