Sydnie Holzfaster joined the FOX4 News team in March 2021. She is originally from Cameron, Missouri, and is thrilled to be back home reporting in the Kansas City metro.
Before coming to Kansas City, Sydnie spent two years working as a multimedia journalist for Fox 42 KPTM in Omaha, Nebraska. While at KPTM, she covered national and local stories including the Iowa Caucus, high profile court cases, civil unrest in the summer of 2020 and Nebraska’s recovery from the floods of 2019.
A Missouri native, Sydnie earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Convergent Media from Missouri Western State University. Sydnie worked as an editor for the student newspaper, The Griffon News. During her time as an undergrad, she interned at the St. Joseph News-Press as a weekend reporter and at Triumph Foods as multimedia developer.
Throughout college, Sydnie spent her free time performing with various music ensembles including the Golden Griffon Marching Band. Sydnie is also a member Sigma Alpha Iota International Music Fraternity.
Sydnie first gained experience in broadcast journalism by working as a multimedia journalist for KQTV in St. Joseph, Missouri, covering local government and the St. Joseph School District.
In her free time Sydnie likes to kayak, read, and spend time with family and friends.
If you have any questions, or story ideas for Sydnie, send her an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.