Heidi Voight is an anchor for NBC Connecticut. She can be seen weekday mornings from 4:30 to 7 a.m. on NBC Connecticut Today alongside co-anchor Ted Koppy and First Alert Meteorologist Bob Maxon.
A Connecticut native with a passion for storytelling, Heidi is an award-winning journalist with experience in nearly every position in the newsroom, including anchor, reporter, photographer, traffic reporter, and news producer.
As a multimedia journalist, Heidi covered the aftermath of numerous natural disasters in New England like the 2011 Halloween Nor’easter and Tropical Storm Irene. She was the first reporter live on the scene in the south end of Springfield, Massachusetts minutes after the deadly EF3 tornado on June 1st, 2011 with coverage that contributed to an Emmy award-winning newscast.
In 2016, Heidi was recognized with six awards from the CT Society of Professional Journalists for her reporting on a range of issues including a series profiling fallen law enforcement officers and an investigation into state and federal funding of Connecticut's highway service patrol fleet.
A firm believer that journalism can and should make the world a better place, Heidi uses her platform to advance numerous charitable causes and uncover compelling human interest stories. In addition to her duties as the weekday morning anchor for NBC Connecticut and a news reporter, she also hosts weekly Clear The Shelters Pet of the Week and Community Connection segments, connecting viewers to charitable causes throughout the state.
Heidi was born and raised in Milford, the "Small City with a Big Heart" on Connecticut's beautiful shoreline. Her greatest joy in life is being a mother - She and her husband, David, welcomed their identical twin girls Apolonia "Polly" Rose and Violet Concetta on Mother's Day 2018.
She is a graduate of Southern Connecticut State University and represented our state at the Miss America Pageant as Miss Connecticut 2006.