Born and raised in Bangor, Maine, Niznik began her acting career in the theatre in such productions as Crimes of the Heart and Dial M for Murder. She made the transition to television with guest-starring appearances on such hit shows as Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, Profiler, JAG, Frasier, Diagnosis Murder, and eventually becoming a series regular on Guardian Angel and Vanishing Son.
Niznik's previous film credits include Kismet, Memorial Day, Star Trek: Insurrection and Garry Marshall's Dear God. Since Everwood has ended, Stephanie landed a role on the CW series Life is Wild.
She received her Masters of Fine Arts from Duke University in North Carolina. Niznik resides in Los Angeles.
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