Executive Producer, “Meet the Press,” MSNBC
Betsy Fischer is executive producer of NBC’s number-one rated Sunday morning public affairs program and the longest running television program in the world, “Meet the Press.” In this post since 2002, Fischer has produced interviews with US presidents, key cabinet officials, heads of state, and every 2004 and 2008 presidential candidate. Fischer also created and produced an award-winning series of special “Meet the Press” debates with the candidates from key 2002, 2004, 2006, and 2008 US Senate races. Additionally, she served as Tom Brokaw’s producer for NBC News’ coverage of the 2008 presidential election, including the conventions, debates, and election night. Fischer served with Tim Russert in the same capacity during NBC’s coverage of special events, and throughout the 2000, 2004, and 2008 elections.