Morgan Brennan is a general assignment reporter for CNBC, based at the network's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J. She joined the network in December 2013 and covers a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, defense and space, transportation, infrastructure and insurance.
Prior to joining CNBC, Brennan was a staff writer and reporter for Forbes Media where she reported for Forbes Magazine, ForbesLife Magazine and Forbes.com, most recently covering real estate. She began her career at Forbes in 2009, holding several positions including anchor/reporter and producer for the Forbes Video Network, covering a wide range of business and finance topics.
Previously, Brennan was a regular guest on a variety of networks discussing business and economic stories and also interned at Newsweek International, where she was a fact-checker and contributing writer.
Brennan has interviewed billionaires, heads of state, thought leaders and chief executives of multibillion-dollar corporations and her profile story on Equity Group Investments chairman Sam Zell was one of five magazine covers featured on the 2013 Forbes 400 issue.
Brennan graduated summa cum laude from New York University, majoring in Social Science with a double concentration in Anthropology and Media Studies.
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CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on a statement from GE's Jeff Immelt on President Trump's comments and his hope for the council.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at how the defense sector is performing as tensions rise between the U.S. and North Korea.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the latest from New Mexico on the Holloman Air Force base conducting an unprecedented experiment.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the quarterly earnings for Avis Budget.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the quarterly earnings for LendingClub.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan discusses Brighthouse Financial's first day of trading at the Nasdaq.
Booz Allen disclosed in June that it is under investigation by the DOJ for how it calculated costs billed to the U.S. government.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the quarterly earnings for AIG.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan provides a preview of Wall Street expectations when AIG, MetLife and Prudential Financial report quarterly results.