As Senior Director Production Operations at ESPN, Stacey Fitch is in charge of Network Operations for ESPN’s Domestic and International networks. Stacey leads the Operations team assigned to the International production control rooms and studios, as well as the Facilities Resource team responsible for booking and coordination of all Connecticut-based facilities and photographers.
In her previous roles, Stacey headed the operations team responsible for launching SportsCenter in High Definition and trained the team of Technical Directors who launched the ESPNEWS Network. In 2003 and 2005, Stacey and her teams earned “Technical Team Studio” Emmy awards for “This is SportsCenter” and the NFL Draft. Before coming to ESPN, Stacey spent more than twelve years in local television in the New York and Connecticut markets as a Director of live newscasts.
Stacey is actively involved in WICT at the national and chapter level. She participated in the Executive Development Seminar in April, 2010 and serves on the New England chapter Mentor program committee.
Stacey holds a B.A. from the State University of New York College of Brockport. She just celebrated her 20th wedding anniversary with her husband John and is very proud of their two teenage children. Stacey enjoys all things theatre, from Broadway to local community productions.