|Date of birth||1 November 1981|
|Place of birth||Wuzaba, Ethiopia|
|Year of aliyah||1984|
|Faction represented in Knesset|
Pnina Tamano-Shata (Hebrew: פנינה תמנו-שטה, born 1 November 1981) is an Israeli lawyer, journalist and politician. She served as a member of the Knesset for Yesh Atid between 2013 and 2015, and was the first Ethiopian-born woman to hold a Knesset seat.
Born in Wuzaba, Tamano-Shata immigrated from Ethiopia to Israel at the age of three. She studied law at Ono Academic College, and became Deputy Chairman of the national Ethiopian Student Association. She worked from 2007 to 2012 as a reporter for Channel 1.
Prior to the 2013 Knesset elections she joined the new Yesh Atid party. Placed fourteenth on the party's list, she became a Knesset member as the party won 19 seats. She was placed thirteenth on the party's list for the 2015 elections, but lost her seat as the party was reduced to 11 seats.
- All the kingmaker’s men, and women Times of Israel, 23 January 2013
- The people we help: Pnina Jewish Community Federation
- Pnina Tamano-Shata : 1st female Ethiopian Israeli to make her way FJN, 23 January 2013
- Yesh Atid Central Elections Committee
- Yesh Atid list Central Elections Committee