Journalist, NBCBLK; Managing Editor, Politic365

Lauren Victoria Burke is an independent journalist and political analyst. She also served on the staff of the Senate Democratic Policy Committee and as a Director of Communications for Rep. Andre Carson (D-IN). She has had a diverse career in politics and media and has held positions at ABC News, USA Today, The Hill and NBC BLK. Ms. Burke appears weekly on NewsOneNow with Roland Martin on TV One. She has also appeared on MSNBC. She holds a B.A. in History from The American University. She grew up in New York.