mobile menu
Search Speakers
By Topic
By Type
By Fee Range
$5k $100k+
To Search by Fees
Select Event Location

Domenico Montanaro

Lead Political Editor, NPR
  • Non-partisan political commentator for NPR with regular appearances on CNN, MSNBC, and PBS
  • Former political director and senior producer at PBS NewsHour
  • Knowledgeable, in-depth speaker on current and past events in politics
Topics & Types
PoliticsHistory

Domenico Montanaro is NPR's lead political editor and appears regularly on-air on NPR’s Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and NPR podcasts, where he delivers non-partisan analysis on national politics, ranging from the Trump administration to key legislation. He has also appeared on CNN, MSNBC, NBC Nightly News and PBS NewsHour.

Based in Washington, D.C., he directs political coverage across the network's broadcast and digital platforms, covering the White House and Capitol Hill. He’s been responsible for helping adapt and transform the political coverage of one of the most trusted legacy brands to meet the needs of ever-changing audience demands and consumption.

Before to joining NPR in 2015, Montanaro served as political director and senior producer for politics and law at PBS NewsHour. There, he led domestic political and legal coverage, which included the 2014 midterm elections, the Supreme Court and the unrest in Ferguson, Mo. Prior to NewsHour, Montanaro spent seven years at NBC News, where he was a reporter and deputy political editor under Chuck Todd. There, he covered two presidential elections and reported and edited for the network's must-read morning political note, First Read.

He’s well versed in polling and data, having worked in the CBS News polling unit. Montanaro has also worked at ABC News, the Asbury Park Press in New Jersey, and has taught high-school English. Montanaro earned a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Delaware and a master's degree in Journalism from Columbia University.

Continue Reading »

Location/Travels from: america
FEES
Local
Please Inquire
US East
Please Inquire
US West
Please Inquire
Europe
Please Inquire
Asia
Please Inquire

* This specific fee falls within this range. Ranges are presented as a guideline only. Speaker fees are subject to change without notice.
For an exact quote, please contact your Leading Authorities representative.

Check Availability

Check Fees & Availability

Similar Speakers

Mara Liasson
National Political Correspondent for National Public Radio
Mark Preston

Executive Director of Political Programming & Senior Political Analyst for...

Ronald Elving
Senior Washington Editor, NPR News
Chuck Todd
Host of Meet the Press and MTP Daily and NBC News Political Director

Need a Speaker for Your Next Event?

Get a custom list of top recommendations today.

or call 1-800-SPEAKER