Samantha Brett is a journalist, author, news reporter, presenter and columnist. She is currently a news reporter for 7 News Sydney, presents national Early News bulletins and covers court and crime. Samantha started her career in New York at the Fox News Channel, before going on to report for CNN, CBS & Sky News.
Early on in her career, Samantha Brett used her experience in New York to start Australia's first news online interactive column, writing for the Sydney Morning Herald about dating and relationships. The daily column went on to attract more than 100,000 readers a day, thousands of comments and sat on top of the country's most-read blog leader board for six years. Samantha used her passion and wit to engage daily with the readers of the newspaper to create a conversation and data about our country's lifestyle habits.
During this time Samantha wrote six bestselling books, thousands of articles and lended her time to a number of charities and public speaking roles, before returning to her news roots by moving to the country and quitting her life as a dating columnist.
Samantha became a reporter for Prime7 News before moving around the state reporting on politics, crime and major world events for Sky News and filing stories for CNN Asia, CNN America, and CBS in New York. Samantha is currently a news reporter with the Seven News Network in Sydney.
In her spare time, Samantha continues to write books for women. Her most recent book is "The Game Changers: Success Secrets of 40 Women At The Top" which has made headlines worldwide in over 100 publications, and has been featured on Good Morning America. Portion of the proceeds from the book goes to The Pink Hope Foundation.