Tom Brokaw

Special Correspondent, NBC News

As one of the most trusted and respected figures in broadcast journalism, Tom Brokaw is a special correspondent for NBC News. In this role, he reports and produces long-form documentaries and breaking news events for the network. From 1983 to 2004, Mr. Brokaw was the anchor and managing editor of "NBC Nightly News." He has won numerous awards, including two Peabody awards and several Emmy, Overseas Press Club, and National Headliner awards. He has covered every presidential election since 1968 and was NBC's White House correspondent during Watergate. He is also the author of several best-selling books, including The Greatest Generation. Mr. Brokaw began his journalism career in 1962 at KMTV in Omaha, Nebraska. He anchored the late evening news on Atlanta's WSB-TV in 1965 before joining KNBC-TV in Los Angeles. He was hired by NBC News in 1966 and from 1976 to 1981 he anchored the Today program. He is based in New York, NY.

Publications

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Enhancing The U.S. Role in the World

Speakers: Madeleine K. Albright, Richard N. Haass, Richard C. Holbrooke, Jessica T. Mathews, and Vin Weber
Presider: Tom Brokaw

Experts discuss the deterioration of U.S. international standing and challenges and strategies for enhancing the U.S.'s role in the world at the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver, cosponsored with the National Democratic Institute, the University of Denver's Josef Korbel School of International Studies, and the City and County of Denver's 2008 Rocky Mountain Roundtable.

This roundtable was underwritten, in part, by Chevron Corporation and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.

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Enhancing the U.S. Role in the World

Speakers: Madeleine K. Albright, Richard N. Haass, Richard C. Holbrooke, Jessica T. Mathews, and Vin Weber
Presider: Tom Brokaw

Experts analyze how the United States is viewed around the world at the 2008 Democratic National Convention, cosponsored with the University of Denver's Josef Korbel School of International Studies, the National Democratic Institute, and the City and County of Denver's 2008 Rocky Mountain Roundtable.

This roundtable was underwritten, in part, by Chevron Corporation and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.

See more in Diplomacy and Statecraft