Steffi is a graduate of Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa with degrees in multimedia journalism and political science.
During her last year of college, she served as a reporter, editor and photographer at KCCI 8 News in Des Moines. She's excited to be Covering the Corridor and learning about the eastern Iowa community.
While attending Simpson, she served on the college's newspaper as editor-in-chief and interned for the Indianola Record-Herald.
She has received multiple awards from the Iowa College Media Association and also got first place in feature writing from the Region 7 Society of Professional Journalists.
She's been fortunate to meet inspiring people through her reporting experience and hopes to stay in news long term.
Even when she's not covering the news, she loves learning about different stories to tell.