Stacey Delikat is an Emmy Award-winning journalist based in New York City. Stacey’s career in news started on the assignment desk of CNN’s New York office after college, but her passion for the business began long before then. She has a bachelor’s degree in communications from Cornell University and a Master’s degree in broadcasting from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.
Currently Stacey reports for Fox 5 New York and guest hosts on the Law & Crime Trial Network. At Fox 5 she has reported on the Presidential election, Hurricane Sandy, the aftermath of the Newtown shootings and City Hall. She has also filled in on the “Good Day Wake Up” anchor desk and anchors weekend morning news headlines. At Law & Crime, Stacey hosts live coverage of high-profile trials and court proceedings and interviews legal experts. Stacey also fills in as a CNN Newsource correspondent at the NASDAQ Marketsite, presenting “Money Matters” financial reports for CNN affiliate stations including WLS in Chicago, WPVI in Philadelphia and CNN International.
In addition to her New York City experience, Stacey spent three years in Phoenix as a member of “Arizona’s Family” at KTVK, 3TV, where she was a lead reporter for the station's nightly broadcasts. Among the major stories Stacey covered in Arizona: the Tucson massacre, massive wildfires and the origins of Operation Fast and Furious. She regularly reported on Arizona’s politics and policy-making, and covered all aspects of the state’s controversial immigration law. Stacey had a regular segment on the weekly “Politics Unplugged” program, called “Sidebar,” in which she profiled interesting people, policies and campaign strategies. She's interviewed high profile politicians including Governor Jan Brewer, Senator John McCain, and Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
Before moving to the Valley of the Sun, Stacey spent more than two years as a one-woman-band reporter for News 12, a 24-hour cable news station in New York City. There, she canvassed the streets of Brooklyn and the Bronx, doing all of her own camera work and editing. She regularly filled in on the weekend anchor desk. In April 2010 Stacey was awarded an Emmy from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences New York for her work on a News 12 special series: “Child Abuse: Breaking the Cycle.”
Stacey’s background also includes reporting for the.News, a news program for high-school students produced by Macneil/Lehrer Productions. While in graduate school, Stacey was a Washington correspondent for CBS-affiliate WCAX in Burlington, Vermont. Her first experience in broadcasting came through internships with CNNfn and NY1 news.
Stacey was born in New York City and grew up nearby in Connecticut. She currently lives in Brooklyn with her husband, their son and their dog, Jax. She is also a volunteer with Bottomless Closet in New York City and was a Big Sister with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona.