Six-time Emmy-winning journalist Pamela Silva Conde is co-anchor of the Univision Network’s weekday newsmagazine Primer Impacto (First Impact), one of the highest-rated programs in the United States and in 12 Latin American countries. She has covered major national and international news stories for the show, and most recently has guest co-hosted The View alongside Barbara Walters.
As part of the Univision News team, prior to Primer Impacto she was the national correspondent for Univision’s primetime newsmagazine Aquí y Ahora (Here and Now), with which she continues collaborating. Previously, Silva Conde anchored the leading Spanish-language morning newscast in South Florida for the Univision Miami local affiliates.
Silva Conde joined the news team of Univision’s local Miami station as an entertainment anchor and reporter in 2005 and soon became a substitute news anchor. Prior to joining Univision 23, Silva Conde was the host of TeleFutura 69’s first local newscast, Noticias en Noventa (News in 90), a daily segment featuring late-breaking headlines in 90 seconds.
A celebrated journalist, in 2006 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. Two more Emmys followed: in 2009, for a feature story on Facebook, and in 2010, for a news feature. In addition, she was recognized as Alumni of the Year by the School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Florida International University.
She is currently 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.
Silva Conde graduated with honors from Florida International University 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 Florida International University.
She lives in Miami with her husband.