As a Nashville native, Stephanie has been working on and off at WKRN for more than a decade holding positions as an Associate Producer, Entertainment Reporter, Video Journalist and morning Anchor.
Stephanie is an Emmy nominated TV journalist who, in addition to working for WKRN over the years, has hosted the ABC morning show “Good Morning Mississippi,” has been featured as a correspondent on “Live with Regis & Kelly” and has produced for VH1’s “Behind the Music,” as well as CMT’s “Insider.” From Bonnaroo to the CMA Awards, Stephanie has covered nearly every star-studded event in Music City.
Stephanie is the reigning “Best of Nashville” TV personalities in the Nashville Scene and she was recently nominated among the Best TV Anchor/Reporters in the Tennesseans Toast of Music City.
In 2013, Stephanie reached viral success after waking up a sleeping Titans fan on live TV. ESPN, CNN, Yahoo and hundreds of other outlets featured Stephanie’s story. She is a reporter that accepts nearly every challenge, from zip-lining to riding in aerobatic planes.
In 2007, Stephanie received an Emmy nomination for her CMA Awards show coverage on WKRN.
You may also recognize her from the big screen, as Stephanie played an Entertainment Reporter in the movie “Country Strong.”
While entertainment is her forte, Stephanie loves to cover stories that make an impact on the community. She has been in the field covering stories from Hurricane Katrina and Tornadoes to the Historic Nashville Flood.
Stephanie has spent countless hours donating time to raise awareness for a long list of community organizations. Among her volunteer efforts; she hula hooped the Music City half marathon twice to raise awareness for breast cancer, hosted a three hour live broadcast of the March of Dimes for ABC6, she has emceed Nashville’s only official Oscar party at the Belcourt theater the past two years and was a regular emcee for Fusion, one of the nation’s largest young adult cancer awareness events benefiting the Minnie Pearl Foundation.
In her downtime, Stephanie likes to keep you up to date on the entertainment world on her blog stephnthecity.com, swing dance, ride her scooter, hula hoop and spend time with her husband and pup!
Wake up with Stephanie on News 2 This Morning and News 2 This Morning Weekend Thursday through Sunday.