Steph Shtoyko

Host of Around the Tiers
Steph Shtoyko

Steph Shtoyko joined the 12 News team in May 2021 as a multimedia journalist.

Steph attended SUNY Oswego where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Broadcasting and Mass Communication. Go Lakers!

During her time in college, she was Co-Director of Digital Communications, Social Media Coordinator, and evening anchor for the college’s award-winning student-run television station WTOP-10.

Steph was also President of Del Sarte Dance Club and a Teaching Assistant for an Introduction to Video Production class. Steph worked as a Digital Storytelling and Reporting intern for the Office of Communications and Marketing and was a member of Delta Phi Epsilon Sorority.

Originally from Rochester, Steph found a love for reporting in high school while taking a broadcast media class the WAVE!

In her spare time, Steph loves to explore the city and find the best local spots. A fun fact that not many people know about her is that she was Teen Miss Dance of WNY in 2014. Steph enjoys meeting new people and telling their stories and she looks forward to exploring more of what the Southern Tier has to offer.

You can catch Steph weekdays on Around the Tiers.

If you see Steph around town, please don’t be a stranger! She always welcomes new story ideas. Feel free to contact her through email at or on any of her social media accounts!