Providing A Voice
Tiffany Lane is a two-time Emmy award-winning, bilingual journalist who was also recently presented with the ACLU of Nevada's Freedom of Press Award. Tiffany has experience in local, state, national, and international news. Tiffany’s passion is being able to provide a voice for people who are often unheard and strengthening the community through her stories.
Tiffany joined KSNV in Las Vegas as a reporter and fill-in anchor in November 2019. She has her own segment called “Crisis in the Classroom,” where she investigates the challenges students and teachers face in the nation’s fifth-largest school district. Tiffany takes their concerns to those directly in charge, to create positive change for education in her community.
She also delves into issues of homelessness, immigration, and social justice. Tiffany serves as one of the station’s lead political reporters and has had one-on-one interviews with now-president Joe Biden, Donald Trump Jr., and Eric Trump, as well as covering campaign events of former president Donald Trump.
Before Las Vegas, Tiffany worked as the weekend evening anchor at KSNW in Wichita, Kansas. Tiffany also covered stories that made nationwide news, including a “swatting” call that led to a local man’s death, and the efforts to find five-year-old Lucas Hernandez, whose body was located months later, after a private investigator found his body in a nearby county.
Prior to working in Wichita, Tiffany was a multimedia journalist and anchor at KTIV News 4, in Sioux City, Iowa. There, she was able to follow her love for politics covering Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucuses during the 2016 presidential election. Her political coverage led her to win an Emmy for “Daytime Newscast- Blizzard after the Caucus.” Tiffany also received an Associated Press Great Plains award in General Reporting for her in-depth look at police technology and the impact it has had on emergency call responses.
Tiffany began her professional journalism career as an entertainment reporter and social media coordinator for Join the Synergy, an online entertainment outlet in Los Angeles, covering red carpet events for a variety of movies and shows, and musical events. She has interviewed hundreds of celebrities, such as John Legend, Adam Levine, Usher, Harry Styles, Magic Johnson, Keith Urban, and Demi Lovato.
Tiffany completed her Master’s Degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. During her time there, she covered immigration and demographics in Chicago and Washington, D.C. Her favorite part of the program was living and working as a resident journalist at a network television station in Cape Town, South Africa covering education, trial, and gang stories.
Tiffany received Bachelor of Arts degrees in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science from California State University, Northridge. Her sportscast for the school’s radio station, KCSN, was part of a segment that received a Golden Mike Award for “Best Evening Newscast over 15 Minutes.”
Who is Tiffany?
Tiffany prides herself on her multicultural heritage. She has been able to embrace her Iranian roots as a fluent speaker of Farsi, and growing up learning the rich culture.
When she is not out covering stories, Tiffany enjoys being an active member of the community emceeing charitable events, participating in Vegas Young Professionals, traveling the world, following her beloved Lakers and Dodgers, and most importantly spending time with her loved ones.