JC Monahan is an Emmy award winning journalist with more than 25 years of experience. She is not only an anchor and reporter, she is also an AMS sealed meteorologist.
She came to NBC10 Boston in 2017 from WCVB where she began as a weekend meteorologist in 2001.
After 10 years forecasting for the weekday EyeOpener, JC was promoted to co-anchor of Chronicle, the station’s evening magazine show, where she earned both a regional Edward R. Murrow award and a Gracie award. She was also WCVB’s evening news anchor. During this time, she covered the Boston Marathon tragedy, co-hosting a one-hour special on the first anniversary and helping develop a live special for the Boston Strong concert.
JC has traveled extensively throughout New England, reporting from northern Vermont to southern Rhode Island. Some notable events include covering Pope Francis’ first trip to the U.S. and the presidential election of Donald Trump.
For NBC10 Boston, JC reported from the Super Bowl in Minnesota and spent more than a month in South Korea covering the Winter Olympics.
A Newton native, Boston has always been home for JC. She’s the proud mom of two beautiful daughters. When she’s not trying to keep up with her kids, JC enjoys dancing, reading and being with friends and family. She lives by the motto “Life is not a dress rehearsal. Live it."