Journalist for NBC News and host of MSNBC's The Beat with Ari Melber. The show launched in 2017 and has achieved the highest ratings in history for that time slot on MSNBC.
Raised in Seattle, Melber graduated from the University of Michigan with an A.B. degree in political science in 2002 and following that graduated from Cornell Law School with a J.D. degree in 2009.
He won an Emmy Award 2016 for his Supreme Court coverage at MSNBC.
He's divorced Drew Grant who's worked as a reporter for the New York Observer.
He worked on Senator John Kerry's 2004 presidential campaign.