Photograph by Drew Osumi

Shira Stoll is a New York Emmy award winning video producer and journalist based in New York City. She has spent the past two years sharing the stories of Holocaust survivors on Staten Island.

Stoll is currently a staff multimedia specialist at the Staten Island Advance and a certified FAA Part 107 drone pilot. She holds a master’s degree in Photography with a focus in video journalism and a bachelor’s degree in Photo Illustration, both from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. She also was a student at the Eddie Adams Workshop XXVIII.  

Stoll was awarded a 2019 New York Emmy for Where Life Leads You: Stories of Staten Island’s Holocaust survivors and was nominated for a 2018 New York Emmy for God’s Plan: College Football Recruit Amad Anderson’s Inspiring Story. She also received a New York Publishers Association Distinguished Investigative Reporting Award of Excellence for The Untreated, a team series about mental illness on Staten Island and an Honorable Mention by NPPA Northern Short Course in 2018 for her project Artie’s by the Sea.

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