Stacey Sager Biography
Stacey Sager is an American Emmy Award-winning journalist currently working for Channel 7 Eyewitness News as a reporter since 1996. Before WABC-TV, Stacey worked as a reporter at WNEP-TV in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and WJAR-TV in Providence, Rhode Island.
Since joining the WABC-TV team, Sager has covered a wide range of local, national, and international stories, including the Bush-Gore presidential race, the war in Kosovo, the Al Qaeda prisoners in Cuba, the execution of Timothy McVeigh, the death of JFK junior, the crash of TWA flight 800, and the horrific attacks of September 11th.
Following the 9/11 attacks, Sager quickly noticed how difficult and personal her career was after spending hours with families desperately searching for loved ones killed in the World Trade Center. The events of the attack were something she has never thought she would ever see as a journalist or as a human being.
A New York native, Stacey was raised and studied in Boston, Chicago, and Washington D.C. She then attended Tufts University, majoring in political science, and later earned a master’s degree in broadcast journalism from the Medill School of Northwestern University.
Sager’s first on-air job was at a small station in Bangor, Maine. She then proceeded to report at WNEP-TV in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and WJAR-TV in Providence, Rhode Island.
Throughout her career, Stacey has received numerous Emmy nominations and was awarded the statue for her coverage of the 2007 steampipe explosion in midtown Manhattan. Sager and her crew were among the first to arrive and remained on the scene for hours during live coverage. She also received the Prestigious Michael P. Metcalf Media Award from the National Conference of Christians and Jews.
Stacey Sager Age
How old is Stacey Sager? Sager is 55 years old as of 2022. However, she has not disclosed her exact date of birth. It is therefore not known when she celebrates her birthday. Once the information is available in the limelight we will keep you posted.
Stacey Sager Husband
Sager is married to Andrew Loring Platt. She stays in Nassau County alongside her husband and two daughters. The duo got married at the Harmonie Club in New York and officiated by Rabbi Albert Sturmer.
Platt is an associate in the mortgage-backed securities group at Lehman Brothers, the New York investment bank. He graduated from Skidmore College and received a law degree from New York Law School as well as an M.B.A from FordhamHowever, she has not disclosed details about her children. We promise to update you once the details are available.
Stacey Sager Family
Sager was born and raised in Boston, Chicago, and Washington D.C by her parents. She is the daughter of Jerome Sager of Guttenberg, New Jersey, and the late Marilyn Wendy Sager. However, she has not disclosed any information regarding her siblings. We promise to update you once the information is available.
Stacey Sager Net Worth
Sager has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million. Her income is mainly attributed to her career as a journalist.
Stacey Sager Salary
Sager receives an annual salary of approximately between $40,000 – $110,500.