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Meghan Drakas

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Meghan Drakas

Meghan Drakas was promoted to Morning Anchor of ABC 17 News This Morning in May of 2022.

During her time at ABC 17 News, she had held a few positions including multi-media journalist and weekend morning anchor.

She joined ABC 17 News in January of 2021 and calls the suburbs of Philadelphia her home.

She graduated from Penn State University in May 2020 with a degree in journalism and two minors, sociology and digital media trends and analytics. During her time at Penn State, she interned with FOX 29’s “Good Day Philadelphia”, 6 ABC Action News’s special projects department and WFMZ’s Sunrise show. She's also interned with a local Philadelphia online news outlet, The Sanatoga Post.

Meghan is a big fan of traveling and her favorite place is London, England. She enjoys trying new foods and her favorite is Chinese food. Meghan loves fashion and always on the lookout for a unique piece to add to her collection. She is a huge fan of dogs and misses her 3-year-old yellow lab, Tucker, who is back at home with her family.

Contact Meghan at If you see her out and about in town, don’t be afraid to say hi!

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