Pamela Silva Conde
Six-time Emmy award-winning journalist, Pamela Silva Conde, is co-anchor of Univision Network’s weekday news magazine, “Primer Impacto” (First Impact), one of the highest-rated programs in the United States, and in 12 Latin-American countries. In 2013, she was recognized by “People en Español” as one of the 25 most-powerful Hispanic women.
Since joining the show in 2011, Ms. Silva Conde has covered major national and international news stories. She was the first network news anchor to arrive and report live on-the-scene of the terrorist attack at the Boston Marathon. Ms. Silva Conde is also co-anchor of Univision Network’s health show, “Cita con
As part of the Univision news team, prior to “Primer Impacto”, she was the national correspondent for Univision’s primetime investigative newsmagazine, “Aquí y Ahora” (“Here and Now”). Previously, Ms. Silva Conde anchored the leading Spanish-language morning newscast in South Florida for the Univision Miami local affiliates. She has also guest-hosted ABC’s, “The View”.
A Celebrated Journalist
in 2006 Ms. Silva Conde won her first Emmy award for on-camera work, and in 2007 she received three additional Emmy awards in the writing, news feature, and human interest story categories. In 2009, two more Emmys ensued for a feature story on Facebook. In addition, she has been recognized as Alumni of the Year by the School of Journalism and Mass Communications at FIU. Later she received the prestigious FIU Medallion for Outstanding Alumna.
She recently established the “Pamela Silva Conde Scholarship” benefitting first-generation, low-income college students. She is a member of the board of directors of “Amigos for Kids”, a nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect, and is a national volunteer and spokesperson for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, where she is also a member of its ALSAC Leadership Council.
Ms. Silva Conde graduated with honors from FIU with a degree in broadcast journalism and subsequently went on to acquire a graduate certificate in bilingual communications from St. Thomas University. In 2012, she received a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) from FIU.