Award Winning Journalist; Best Selling Author
Katie Couric is global news anchor for Yahoo! and is producing a number of projects through Katie Couric Media, an independent production company she launched in 2015. She is the executive producer of the documentaries Fed Up, Under the Gun, and Gender Revolution. A cancer advocate, she co-founded Stand Up to Cancer in 2008. In 2006, Couric became the first woman at the helm of an evening newscast as solo anchor of “CBS Evening News.” She joined CBS after a 15-year run as co-anchor of NBC’s “Today Show.” She has won numerous awards including a duPont-Columbia, Peabody, Edward R. Murrow, Walter Cronkite, and multiple Emmys.