Latino USA, Thursdays from 10:30-11:00pm, on KMUN and KTCB.
Award-winning journalist and author Maria Hinojosa is managing editor and host of Latino USA. In addition to hosting each week’s show, Hinojosa is the senior correspondent for the Emmy Award -winning PBS newsmagazine NOW.
Before joining NOW, Hinojosa was the urban affairs correspondent for CNN. Prior to joining CNN, Hinojosa spent six years as a National Public Radio New York-based correspondent. During this time, she also hosted Visiones, a public affairs talk show on WNBC-TV in New York.
Born in Mexico City, Hinojosa is a magna cum laude graduate of Barnard College, where she majored in Latin American studies, political economy and women's studies. Hinojosa resides in New York City with her husband and their son and daughter.