Keir Simmons is a Correspondent for the US television network NBC News. He primarily reports for TODAY, America's leading morning show, and Nightly News, the highest rated evening news show in America.
In the last few years he has reported from Syria, Iraq and Ukraine.
Kier has covered almost every major international news event of recent years, including the Paris and Brussels terror attacks, the disappearance of flight MH370, the selection of Pope Francis and the Olympic Games. Prior to moving to NBC he was UK Editor for ITV News covering British home affairs, security and intelligence.
Kier was previously a mentor for the Trust’s scheme in 2013.