Mika Brzezinski, MSNBC

Mika Brzezinski is the co-host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” Her memoir “All Things At Once” became a New York Times bestseller in January 2010. Brzezinski's second book, “Knowing Your Value,” which examines the role of women in the workplace, was published in May 2011. It also became a Times bestseller and topped the Hardcover Business Best Sellers List during its debut month.

Prior to joining MSNBC in January 2007, Brzezinski was an anchor of the “CBS Evening News Weekend Edition” and a CBS correspondent who frequently contributed to news programs such as CBS “Sunday Morning.” She reported live from Lower Manhattan for CBS News during the September 11 terror attacks.

A native of New York City, Brzezinski is the daughter of foreign policy expert and former National Security Adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski. She attended Williams College and received a degree in English.