Co-Host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, founder, “Know Your Value”
Mika Brzezinski is the co-host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, founder of “Know Your Value” and the author of four best-selling books. Her memoir All Things At Once became a New York Times best seller in January 2010. Her second book, Knowing Your Value: Women, Money, and Getting What You’re Worth, which examines the role of women in the workplace, reached #1 on the New York Times bestseller list for business books in 2011. It is being expanded and rereleased in the fall of 2018. Her third book, Obsessed: America’s Food Addiction–and My Own, debuted on the bestseller list in spring of 2013. In 2015, Mika released Grow Your Value: Living and Working to Your Full Potential, which is a sequel to Knowing Your Value and explores the intersection between self-fulfillment, family, and career.
In 2015, Mika partnered with Comcast NBCUniversal to take the message of Knowing Your Value to women all across the country through a national conference series. In 2017, the “Know Your Value” franchise expanded to include knowyourvalue.com, social channels and an employee engagement curriculum for corporations.
Most recently, Mika, along with Morning Joe co-host Joe Scarborough, was inducted into the Cable News Hall of Fame. She and Joe also served as Visiting Fellows at the Institute of Politics at Harvard’s Kennedy School in the fall of 2017.
Prior to joining MSNBC in January of 2007, Mika was an anchor of CBS Evening News Weekend Edition and a CBS News correspondent who frequently contributed to CBS Sunday Morning and 60 Minutes. She reported live from Lower Manhattan for CBS News during the September 11, 2001 attacks.
A native of New York City, Mika is the daughter of late foreign policy expert and former National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski. She is a member of the Council of Foreign Relations and a Williams College alum.