Kirsten Powers joined FOX News Channel (FNC) in 2004 and currently serves as a rotating panelist on FNC's Outnumbered (weekdays 12-1PM/ET) and as a network contributor, providing political analysis and commentary across FNC's daytime and primetime programming.
On Outnumbered, Powers is part of an ensemble featuring four female panelists and one rotating male that tackles top headlines from all angles and perspectives.
Additionally, Powers makes frequent appearances on Special Report with Bret Baier and FOX News Sunday and was recently part of FNC's 2012 election coverage. Powers also serves as a USA Today contributor and a columnist for The Daily Beast. She previously served as a columnist for The New York Post, a communications consultant at Human Rights First and for the New York State Democratic Committee and Vice President, International Communications at America Online, Inc. From 1993 to 1998, Powers worked as Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Public Affairs in the Clinton administration. She began her career as a staff assistant at the Office of President-Elect Bill Clinton (Clinton/Gore Presidential Transition Team).
Powers graduated from the University of Maryland.