Monica Malpass left her position as a news anchor at 6abc (WPVI-TV) in Philadelphia in May 2019 after a 31-year career with the station. She decided to pursue other professional opportunities and spend more time with her family.
Monica Malpass was a well-known figure in Philadelphia broadcasting, having joined WPVI-TV in January 1988. Over her three-decade tenure, she became a respected anchor, known for her work on the 5 pm newscast and her involvement in the station’s political coverage, including hosting “Inside Story,” a public affairs program.
In 2019, Malpass announced her departure from 6abc, expressing gratitude for her time at the station and the opportunities it provided. Her decision to leave was influenced by a desire to explore new challenges and dedicate more attention to her personal life, including her three sons.
After leaving 6abc, Malpass has been involved in various activities, including serving as a media consultant and public speaker. She has also remained active on social media, where she shares insights on current events and aspects of her post-anchor life. Her departure was felt by both colleagues and viewers, who had come to appreciate her journalistic integrity and on-air presence.