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Lacey Lett is a multimedia broadcaster with a background in print, radio, television, and advertising.

Lacey graduated with honors from the University of Oklahoma Gaylord School of Journalism and Mass Communications.

Lacey started her career in broadcasting in 2003 working at Clear Channel Radio in Oklahoma City. She also served as co-anchor and multimedia journalist for OklaTravelNet before moving to New York City to work for Vh1 and MTV in 2008. She later worked as an on-air personality for and host of “7 in Seven” for Ackerman McQueen Advertising in Oklahoma City. She’s also taught classes at Oklahoma City Community College and ACM@UCO.

Lacey’s honors include being selected as a Forty under 40 recipient in 2011 as well as a 30/30 NexGen recipient the same year.

In 2013, Lacey was selected by the University of Oklahoma to visit Bangladesh with a group of six Oklahoma colleagues through a media professional exchange program by the U.S. Department of State.

That same year she was inducted into the Oklahoma City Community College Hall of Fame.

In 2015, KFOR received the “Champions for Children” award for Lacey’s work on the adoption series “A Place to Call Home.” She also won an Oklahoma Association of Broadcaster’s award for that same series in 2016.

In 2018 Lacey went to Washington, D.C. to received the “Adoption Excellence” award for her work on “A Place to Call Home.”

She lives in Oklahoma City with her husband Josh and dog Debbie Hairy.

Recent Articles
  • Where are they now? Here are updates on children we’ve featured on “A Place to Call Home” from 2019

    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – We have met more than 260 children since the Spring of 2015 and since then we try to keep up with how they’re doing. Each week DHS sends KFOR an update on where the children are in the adoption process, which takes several months. “And let me tell you, tears of joy are shed when I hear one of these wonderful children has found a permanent home,” said Lacey Lett. Now here’s an update for you: […]

  • 6-year-old boy loves polar bears, dancing to Michael Jackson and The Hulk. He’s looking for a permanent family

    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Jaquone’s adoption worker says he is happiest when he’s dancing like Michael Jackson. This 6-year-old doesn’t say a lot, but his personality shines through. We took Jaquone to the Devon Ice Rink to try ice skating for the first time. Jaquone is a happy kid, and he’s ready to step on the ice for the very first time. “Do you like penguins?  Yeah they’re cute aren’t they?” Reporter Lacey Lett asked. “I like polar bears,” Jaquone […]

  • Pot Talk: Dueling recreational marijuana petitions aim for different regulations

    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – The battle is on to give Oklahomans recreational marijuana. On December 27, organizers filed a petition to get State Question 807 on the ballot. Co-author of SQ807, Michelle Tilley said they did research around the state before writing the petition. This comes after they withdrew SQ806 and made changes designed to better protections for the state’s medical marijuana industry. Cannabis Party OK filed an intent to protest with State Question 808, also filed on December 27. […]

  • The Children’s Hospital dealing with increase of RSV cases

    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) –  The Children’s Hospital at OU Medicine is packed right now. “I will say I’ve been doing this a long time and this is the worst season I have seen for RSV in my career as a pediatrician,” Casey Hester, M.D., The Children’s Hospital Pediatrician, said. In December, The Children’s Hospital dealt with 85 RSV cases. “We’re on average seeing between 150 to 200 patients a day in the Children’s ER. Our normal census is running about […]

  • Cashion fire chief fears volunteer fire department is in danger of being shut down

    CASHION, Okla. (KFOR) – Cashion Interim Fire Chief, Scott Hill says the town’s mayor wants to disband the volunteer fire department. “I told him it’s a major disservice to the community in which we serve,” Interim Fire Chief Scott Hill said. Hill says it started Tuesday when he heard the Cashion mayor had a meeting planned with fire chiefs from four other towns. “I was not invited to this meeting. I called the mayor and asked if there was a […]

  • Preteen loves sports, Pokemon and vegetables! Right now he’s looking for an adoptive family

    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Javion is 12 years old and a bit of a sports fan. He loves both watching games and playing in them too. In fact, he hopes to be a professional football player when he grows up. We took this preteen to the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark to get on the field for a little holiday fun. “What’s on my Christmas list is a tablet, new clothes, new shoes, new Pokémon cards and that’s pretty much it,” Javion […]

  • Canadian County deputies save two females from toxic fumes

    CANADIAN COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) – A 911 call led deputies to a Canadian County home in late November where they made a shocking discovery. “Got a call on a welfare check on two females who were painting an abandoned house,” Tony Dorman, a deputy for the Canadian County Sheriff`s Office, said. It had been three hours since a mother heard from her daughter and granddaughter. Sgt. Austin Albrecht and Deputy Tony Dorman went to investigate. When no one answered the […]

  • Family of 11 gets special Christmas surprise from DHS during mother’s battle with aggressive cancer

    CLEVELAND COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) – Almost 800 children across Cleveland County will have a Merry Christmas, thanks to a nonprofit organization. The Citizens Advisory Board is gathering gifts to send to hundreds of foster kids in the Cleveland County DHS system. “A lot of these kids, this is the only time they’ve gotten what they requested for Christmas,” Citizens Advisory Board Treasurer Chris Fourcade said. This year, they received a special request after hearing about Heather Prior, a woman with […]

  • Multi-million dollar renovation transforms old popular hotel to new glory

    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Finishing touches are going on the new Embassy Suites on Northwest Expressway. You may remember what it looked like when it was built in the early 1980s – it was a Marriott and was considered the hotel for events. As with anything, it aged, and Champion Hotels bought it in 2017. Since then, it’s undergone more than $20 million in renovations. “Modern, sleek, efficient,” General Manager Patrick Whyatt said. While the number of hotel rooms decreased, […]

  • “I want to be adopted so I don’t have to worry about where my head’s being laid,” 12-year-old gymnast hoping to find a place to call home

    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Demi is in the 7th grade. She’s a talented young lady with a passion for singing in her choir and has spent years learning gymnastics. We took Demi to Metro Gymnastics in Oklahoma City to show off her tumbling skills. This 12-year-old started tumbling when she was just five. It’s something she can use in another sport she likes a lot. “I like doing cheer because it’s fun and you can cheer for your football team,” […]

  • OKC Teachers talk about violence, Pathway to Greatness issues and overall climate of schools in survey

    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – The Oklahoma City American Federation of Teachers’ annual survey is out and teachers did not hold back on their opinions. “Behavior and teacher time are still the big issues,” President of OKC AFT Ed Allen said. About 800 out of 2,600 teachers responded. 44% of teachers said behavior issues have increased in the classroom. While 45% of the teachers surveyed say student welfare and school climate has declined. This year, AFT added questions about Pathway to […]

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