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

  Woman brutally attacked, carjacked waiting for bank to open in downtown Cleveland (video)

  Bellevue roads and basements flood, residents rush to save belongings

  Summit County residents eagerly awaiting solution to washed out roads as more rain moves in

  Roads collapse in Summit County, municipalities at odds over who’s responsible for the fix

  Barberton residents fret over flooded neighborhoods as more rain looms

  City files complaint against Euclid skating rink after 'riot’ involving hundreds of teenagers (video)

  City to close access road, land-locking residents on private road where bridge is broken

  Massillon officer saves life of driver who overdosed, right after rescuing teens from flooded pipeline

  Teenager with special needs wanders into a home, South Euclid resident helps him return to group home

  Retired Geauga County sergeant reacts to arrest of mother who admitted to dumping newborn: ‘This was the vicious of the vicious’

  16-year-old shot and killed his mom before shooting himself, Erie County deputies say; brother discovers them

  Video shows Cuyahoga County Jail officers hitting, using pepper foam on restrained female inmate

Cash stolen from youth baseball team’s rooms at Cedar Point-operated hotel

  Canton cop cars collide, damage home

  Home invasion or inside job? Akron police puzzled over how 89-year-old man got stuck under his refrigerator

  Cleveland dollar store worker fired after chaotic confrontation with shoplifter

  9th inmate who died at Cuyahoga County Jail was a veteran, father of 4 and recovering addict

  Nurse speaks out after 9th Cuyahoga County Justice Center inmate dies within 11 months

  Wickliffe Police revive, arrest suspected drugged driver on I-90

  19 News investigates: Why are repeat offenders still allowed to own vicious pets?

  Crews undertake complicated rescue after Northeast Ohio sky diver gets tangled up in tree for hours

  Suspect flips his car during intense high speed chase in Macedonia

  Canal Fulton reluctant to mount veteran’s memorial designation signs, even after state law passes

  911 calls detail horrific armed robbery, shootout at Cleveland pizza shop

  Police investigating video that appears to show a teen toss a crying baby

  Akron pitbull attack victim prepares to face dog’s owners in court Friday

  Windham superintendent’s pay withheld during pending criminal case for charges related to having sex with a student

  Ohio man praised for stopping alleged sexual assault of 5-year-old dies

  Northeast Ohioans taking precautions after murder of SC student who mistook killer for Uber driver

  Surprise birthday party becomes “celebration of life party” for Akron woman killed in murder-suicide