Carey Peña

Co-anchor, 3TV News at 9
Host, Politics Unplugged

Carey Pena is the EMMY winning co-anchor of Good Evening Arizona, 3TV News at 9 and 10PM and host of Politics Unplugged.

Her work on in-depth, investigative and consumer advocacy stories as a member of the high-profile 3 On Your Side unit, has helped many people in the Valley get results and improve their lives.

Carey has covered some of the biggest breaking news stories including the September 11 attacks, wildfires in AZ and CA, Operation Iraqi Freedom, and local and national elections. She anchored extensive LIVE coverage of the death of Osama Bin Laden as it was unfolding in the Middle East.

She was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan but spent most of her childhood in Southern California. Carey has traveled all over the world and says her love of travel and desire to learn more about the world inspired her to become a news reporter.

Carey has served as co-host of the MDA Telethon, emcee of the VA Hero Awards, The Girl Scout World Awards, United Blood Services Hero for Life Awards as well as a variety of other causes that are near to her heart. She proudly attended The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University.

If you have a story you'd like to tell Carey about, you can email her at You can also connect with Carey on Twitter @CareyPenaTV and Facebook at