Hannah Catlett

Hannah Catlett

Cleveland 19 News Multimedia Journalist

Hannah Catlett is a multimedia journalist who joined WOIO in November 2018.

Before Channel 19, Hannah worked in Chattanooga, Tennessee as WTVC's investigative reporter. She lead the station's coverage of the opioid crisis and has a passion for people affected by it. While at WTVC, Hannah also covered the July 16 Chattanooga Shootings and the deadly Woodmore Bus Crash.

Hannah graduated magna cum laude from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University. During her last semester at the Cronkite School, Hannah worked in collaboration with the Arizona Broadcast Association and Cronkite News Investigative Team to create the DuPont and Emmy Award-winning documentary on the increase in Heroin use across the state of Arizona. The final piece called Hooked: Heroin's Hold on Arizona aired on 33 broadcast TV stations in Phoenix, Tucson and Yuma and 90 of the state's radio stations. While in Arizona she also interned at KPNX- Channel 12 and KTVK- 3TV as well as the Arizona Mining Association. Hannah was an active member of Alpha Kappa Psi at ASU, where she found her passion to help care for children in foster care.

While working in Chattanooga, Hannah met a sweet southern man who is now her husband. Thomas agreed to move to Cleveland, allowing Hannah pursue her dream of reporting in her hometown.

Hannah grew up from third grade on in Canton, Ohio and attended Jackson High School. She was born in Goldsboro, NC., but made several long-range relocations as a young girl- including one outside the country, where she attended a French elementary school in Quebec, Canada. Her father is a retired U.S. Air Force pilot who now flies for the Timken Company. He and Hannah's mother, live in Canton, OH. Hannah has to make an extra effort to see her middle sister these days-- she married a Navy sailor after graduating from Miami University in Oxford, OH. Hannah's littlest sister currently attends University of Cincinnati.

Hannah's three favorite things are chocolate, pink and hiking. In her spare time, Hannah enjoys being outdoors or spending time with friends and family. Hannah is a proud Cleveland Indians fan, and she married into being a fan of University of Georgia football.


Recent Articles by Hannah

  Clevelanders answer urgent call for blood donations; doctors work on blood transfusion clinical trials that could help coronavirus patients

  IT workers adding servers to expand capacity of state’s unemployment website, allowing more people to file claims

  Scam Squad warns about possible scheme asking people to fill out ‘census form’ to receive stimulus check from the government

  Website to file unemployment claims in Ohio crashes due to ‘high volume’ during coronavirus pandemic

  140,000 Ohioans applied for unemployment this week, causing online glitches and long wait times

  Hundreds of Clevelanders rush to buy home workout equipment after gyms close

  Murder suspect released from Cuyahoga County Jail because of coronavirus concerns; prosecutors say case is extremely unique

  Despite coronavirus concerns, Northeast Ohio housing market continues to move

  Ohio Attorney General, FTC and FDA warn about scams related to the coronavirus

  Why cancel events due to coronavirus concerns? Cleveland doctors will help you understand the outbreak

  Scientists say criminals can now alter a recording of your voice to potentially scam your loved ones

  Ohio teachers now have access to a new tool that could help protect your children from school violence

  Construction company working on condos that burned in Rocky River has strong reputation

  Police arrest 4 teens accused in week-long crime spree on Cleveland’s West Side

  Richland County child pornography victim files lawsuit against Boy Scouts of America

  Cleveland couple accused of dog fighting appears in court; APL gives update on dogs rescued (graphic)

  Questions arise after Cleveland mayor and police chief enlist city attorneys to defend them against lawsuit

  Fight over child’s ashes ends up in Stark County court; new bill would help prevent heartache in future cases

Tallmadge woman says scammer hit her a 2nd time after she discovered she was victim of a romance scam (part 2)

  Tallmadge woman scammed out of $12,000 in online dating relationship (part 1)

  Willoughby officers rescue terrified children after mother leads police on high-speed chase (video)

  East Cleveland councilwoman says, by law, officers should not be allowed to chase suspects into her city

  Summit County mother fights to change bill that delayed her daughter’s cremation

  Brecksville mayor explains impact Sherwin Williams office will have on the city

  Family says NEO auction house is selling fake military medals; auction house insists they are real

  90-year-old woman realizes she’s been paying to live in a foreclosed home

  Girlfriend describes the day she witnessed her boyfriend take a bullet; homeless veteran he was trying to help pulled the trigger

  Defendants who owe back child support ordered not to ‘procreate’ by judge; Ohio Supreme Court to hear appeal

  Longtime Cleveland councilwoman plans to step down

  Van smashes into East Cleveland nonprofit that provides hot meals and clothes to the community