Steve Nichols is the St. Petersburg/Pinellas County reporter for FOX 13 News.
Steve has more than 40 years of experience in the business, as a television news producer, anchor, business reporter, legislative correspondent, investigative reporter, special projects reporter and a "street" reporter.
After getting started in radio in a couple of small Midwestern markets, Steve worked at television stations in Des Moines, New Orleans, Tampa and Kansas City. He joined the FOX 13 team as a bureau reporter in July 1990.
Steve maintains an office in downtown St. Petersburg, and discusses coverage of Pinellas County news every morning via teleconference with the rest of the news staff in Tampa. He and his wife and their two dogs maintain homes on Tierra Verde and St. Pete's west end.
He is a founding board member of his neighborhood's association, and has managed several large beautification projects. Steve's other interests include computers, landscaping and investing.