Stefan Holt | NBC New York

Stefan Holt


Stefan Holt joined NBC 4 New York in Feb. 2016 as the first anchor of the station's new 4 p.m. news and as a reporter for the station's evening newscasts. Stefan was one of the first U.S. journalists to report from Havana following the death of Fidel Castro.
He came to New York from sister station NBC 5 Chicago News, where he joined as a reporter and weekend morning anchor in June, 2011.

In March 2012, Stefan was named co-anchor of NBC 5’s weekday morning and midday newscasts.

Stefan came to NBC 5 from WPBF-TV in West Palm Beach, Florida where he was a reporter and anchored the weekend morning news.

He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast telecommunications and a B.A. in political science from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California.

Stefan worked as a correspondent for, the college network, where he covered the 2008 presidential elections and the 2007 Southern California wildfires.

Stefan is a Chicago native. He is married. He is also an avid aviation enthusiast and is an instrument-rated pilot.