Mika Brzezinski is the co-host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” and the author of three 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, which examines the role of women in the workplace, reached #1 on the New York Times bestseller list for business books in 2011. Her third book, Obsessed: America’s Food Addiction and My Own, debuted on the bestseller list in spring of 2013. Mika also writes "Getting What You Want" for Cosmopolitan, a monthly column about career confidence and empowerment. Most recently, Brzezinski began working on the next chapter of Knowing Your Value with her new book, Grow Your Value, which will come out in May.
Currently, Brzezinski is focused on her new partnership with NBCUniversal to take the message from Knowing Your Value on the road. Beginning in April 2015, Mika will be holding conferences in Philadelphia, DC, Chicago, Boston, and Orlando to empower women to express their worth in business and in life.
Prior to joining MSNBC in January of 2007, Brzezinski 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, Brzezinski is the daughter of 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. Brzezinski lives in New York with her husband and two daughters.