Kate Snow

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Kate Snow
Kate-Snow-Shankbone-2010-NYC.jpg
Kate Snow at the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival
Born (1969-06-10) June 10, 1969 (age 50)
NationalityAmerican
Alma materCornell University
Georgetown University
OccupationJournalist, News Anchor
EmployerNBCUniversal, Comcast
TelevisionGood Morning America
Dateline NBC
Rock Center with Brian Williams
NBC Nightly News
ABC World News
Board member ofBig Brothers/Big Sisters of America
Spouse(s)Chris Bro
Children2
AwardsNews & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form

Kate Snow (born June 10, 1969) is an American television journalist for NBC News, serving as a national correspondent contributing to all NBC platforms. Snow also anchors the Sunday edition of NBC Nightly News, and frequently substitutes for the weekday broadcast.[1]

Before joining NBC News in 2010, she was a co-anchor for the weekend edition of Good Morning America on ABC from 2004 to 2010. Snow had also appeared on its weekday edition and World News as a fill-in anchor and correspondent. She was also a correspondent for the now canceled NBC newsmagazine Rock Center with Brian Williams.[2] She also served as host of MSNBC Live with Kate Snow.

Early life and education[edit]

Snow was born June 10, 1969 in Bangor, Maine, and moved with her family to upstate New York when she was six months old.[3] She graduated from Cornell University, and holds a master's in Foreign Service from Georgetown University.[4]

Career[edit]

Snow joined ABC in 2003 as Good Morning America's White House reporter before she was tapped to co-host the morning show's weekend edition. She had previously worked at NPR and NBC Radio, and also worked as a reporter at KOAT-TV in Albuquerque, New Mexico, from 1995–1998 and at CNN from 1998–2003.[4]

During the 2008 presidential race, Snow was ABC News' correspondent covering Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, the 2004 Democratic National Convention, and Sarah Palin's campaign for vice president.[4]

Snow also serves as a member of the Department of Communication's Advisory Council at Cornell University and as a member of the national board of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America.[4]

Snow joined NBC News in 2010, as correspondent for Dateline NBC and a contributor to other NBC programming.[4] Snow formerly had an MSNBC show, appearing on MSNBC Live, but left that show to assume new duties at NBC News, including work for NBC Nightly News, Today and Dateline.[5] From late 2015 onward, Snow has anchored the Sunday broadcast of the Nightly News.[6]

Career timeline[edit]

Personal life[edit]

Snow is married to radio presenter Chris Bro and has two children.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Steenland, Maggie (September 17, 2015). "Kate Snow Named Anchor of Sunday 'NBC Nightly News'" (Press release). NBC. Archived from the original on 2015-10-05. Retrieved October 5, 2015. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (May 10, 2013). "'Rock Center with Brian Williams' Canceled by NBC After Two Seasons". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved May 10, 2013.
  3. ^ "Yep. True fact. I was born in Bangor, Maine. [...]". Kate Snow verified Twitter page. November 2, 2014. Archived from the original on October 5, 2015. Retrieved October 5, 2015. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  4. ^ a b c d e "Snow departs ABC for NBC". Adweek. March 12, 2010. Archived from the original on October 2, 2015. Retrieved October 1, 2015. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  5. ^ A.J. Katz, Kate Snow is Leaving MSNBC; Will Expand Duties at NBC News, Adweek (April 21, 2017).
  6. ^ Brian Steinberg, Kate Snow Will Anchor NBC's 'Nightly News' on Sundays, Variety (Septembenr 17, 2018).
  7. ^ "Kate Snow". Retrieved April 2, 2017.

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