Jeanine Ramirez is an award-winning anchor and reporter for NY1 News. She’s primarily been covering Brooklyn for more than 20 years reporting on the borough’s residents, schools, politics, religions and neighborhoods. She also is the lead reporter on many Latino issues and is on the weekend anchor desk.
Ramirez has been nominated for two Emmy Awards, won 3 New York Press Club awards and named on the 2019 and 2020 Brooklyn Power list by City & State. She had the honor of marching as one of the Grand Marshals in the National Puerto Rican Day Parade up Fifth Avenue. She received an Impact Award from the National Hispanic Media Coalition and was named a Titan of Tech by her alma mater Brooklyn Tech High School. She’s also been recognized by El Diario/La Prensa, Borough President Eric Adams, State Senator Martin Golden, Brooklyn Three Kings Day Parade, St. Nick’s Alliance, Southside United, Camp Brooklyn Fund, former Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, Council of Supervisors and Administrators (CSA) Latino Caucus, Brooklyn College, Latino Coalition for Fair Media, Prospect Park Alliance Boricua Festival, Sunset Park Lions Club, Professional People of Color, former City Comptroller William Thompson and former Brooklyn Borough President Howard Golden among others.
Her work also took her to Cuba, the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico for news coverage.
Ramirez is a proud member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.