She substituted for David Shuster on 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue and Willie Geist on Way Too Early. C. She was a member of the Arizona Alpha chapter of Pi Beta Phi.
She debuted as co-anchor alongside Matt Lauer Morales and Roker on Monday July 9 2012. In that role Savannah Guthrie substituted as news anchor and main co-host and appeared as the Chief Legal Analyst across all NBC platforms. On June 29 2012 Guthrie was named co-anchor of Today following Ann Curry's reassignment at the network.