Jenny Padura Named Co Anchor for Univision 23 in Miami

By Kevin Eck 

Jenny Padura has been named co-anchor of the 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts for Univision Miami.

Padura joins Ambrosio Hernandez. She started at the station as an intern, transitioning into a role as a general assignment reporter in 2007.

“We are thrilled to welcome Jenny Padura as the newest member of our esteemed anchor team,” said Yolanda Zugasti, vp of news at Univision 23. “Jenny’s unwavering commitment to journalistic excellence and her deep connection to the local community make her an invaluable addition to our broadcast. We look forward to the dynamic energy and insightful perspective she will bring to our evening newscasts.”


“This new chapter in my career couldn’t have come at a better time. I feel I have the professional maturity and wisdom to face this new challenge. My commitment to the community is even stronger. I feel fortunate and blessed by the love and support that the viewers have given me over the last 17 years.”

Padura’s roots in Miami run deep. She arrived from Cuba at the age of 13 and grew up in Westchester. She attended Coral Park High School before pursuing her education at Florida International University, where she graduated in 2007.