Meet Indian Country Today’s National Correspondent – Carina Dominguez 

By Kalle Benallie, Reporter/Producer Intern
Published on August 17, 2020

Carina Dominguez was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona, and is Yoeme from the Pascua Yaqui Tribe. Since she was 5 years old, Dominguez has always been interested in journalism. In high school, she was the sports editor for the school newspaper. She attended the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University, where she majored in broadcast journalism. She worked at the State Press, ASU’s student newspaper, as a multimedia sports journalist. After graduation in 2015, she interned at CBS in New York City and later was hired full-time as a production assistant.  In April 2020, Carina joined Indian Country Today as a correspondent.