Stella graduated from the University of Southern California, where she earned her degree in broadcast journalism. Her first TV job was in Butte, Montana.
Stella loves being a journalist and bringing the news to the community. She can be make you smile while keeping it serious when necessary.
Some of Stella’s favorite memories on TV include meeting and interviewing the legendary daredevil and stuntman Evel Knievel. She’s also had the honor of hosting a nationally syndicated Chabad-to Life Telethon in Hollywood along side Larry King and actors Jon Voight and Tom Arnold.
The Emmy nominated anchor has been awarded one of LA’s prestigious awards from the LA Press Club for ‘Best Use of Social Media’.
She’s also been voted ‘Best TV Personality” for three consecutive years by The Desert Sun, a local newspaper in Palm Springs.
When Stella isn’t working she loves spending time with friends and family, running, hiking, traveling and playing with her two dogs Chloe and Bentley, both rescues. In fact, Stella loves to give back to the animal community. Stella is an avid social networker…you can find her on Facebook and Twitter.
What you didn’t know: Stella was born in Russia, grew up in Los Angeles. And yes, she still speaks Russian. She comes from a very big Russian family…her mother is one of 10 kids!
- Favorite Sport: Boxing
- Favorite food: Sushi
- Cheat food: French Fries
- Can’t live without: iPhone