Stefan Holt

At the age of 29, Stefan Holt is a son of NBC Nightly News anchor, Lestor Holt. He was highly targeted by critics when he got to review the very first presidential debate on 29th September at a young age.

Personal Life

Stefan Holt’s birthplace is in Chicago, Illinois. He was born to parents Lester Holt and Carol Holt on 16th December, 1988. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. He was raised in Chicago, a city which he loved. He also has a sibling named Cameron Holt. Stefan is an American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

Stefan studied broadcast journalism as well as political science from Pepperdine University in Malibu, from which he graduated in 2009. He was an ingenious student who, apart from gaining education at college, also did his internship at NBC News, London and KABC-TV, Los Angeles. He met his wife during his college days in Malibu. Her name is Morgan Holt, whom he married later in July 2012. Their lavish wedding reception was held at the Fairmount Miramar Hotel, Santa Monica. The entire event was photographed by the famous photographers, Erin Youngrens and Jeff. Stefan and Morgan now live in New York.

Stefan’s four years of hard work and commitment towards his anchoring has helped him amass great amount of money. His net worth today is $12 million, which surely is a hefty amount of salary for an anchor. He likes to stay quite professional about his work.

Besides his work, Stefan also loves to spend some time connecting himself with his friends, families and fans. He can be found on instagram by the username @stefholt4ny where he posts occasionally about his family and work. He is also quite active on twitter where he can be searched by the same username @stefholt4ny.


Stefan Holt’s career in anchoring commenced when he got recruited by WPBF in West Palm Beach, Florida right after he completed his graduation. In 2008, Stefan had anchored for where he covered the presidential elections (2008) as well as the Southern California Wildfire (2007). Few years later in June 2011, Stefan joined NBC Chicago News as a weekend morning anchor and also as a reporter.

The following year in the month of February, Stefan got a promotion where he now had to co-anchor the broadcast of NBC 5 News Today on NBC starting from 4:30 p.m. Then in 2016 Stefan had to bid adieu to Chicago when he got hired by WNBC for anchoring a new broadcast starting from 4:30 p.m. Coincidentally, his father too had his job at the 30 Rockefeller Plaza.

The NBC representative told the Daily news that Stefan is a hard working, dedicated and sincere journalist whose greatest ability is connecting himself with the viewers. He was also lauded by the Vice President of NBC 4 New York who called Stefan a hard working, curious and smart journalist. All the adulation that Stefan receives from successful people in his business proves that he surely is a very talented anchor.

Last Modified: Apr 4, 2020

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