Candia Dames

Portrait of Candia Dames
Portrait Photograph of Candia Dames by Donald Knowles


Considered one of the the most influential journalists in the country, Candia has cut a new path in investigative journalism. Known for the power of her pen, she is committed to ethics and accuracy in her reporting.

A proud product of the public school system, she was exposed to journalism by critiquing The Nassau Guardian as part of weekly class assignments.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in mass communications,  Master’s degree in journalism and is currently Managing Editor of The Nassau Guardian.