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

  Police looking for suspects accused of throwing rocks into Summit County homes, hurting at least one child

  Police looking for suspects accused of throwing rocks into Summit County homes, hurting at least one child

  Wooster baby stricken with meningitis is fighting for his life; parents have a warning for others

  Police searching for two men officers say robbed a 71-year-old pizza delivery man at gunpoint

  Ravenna man arrested after pulling gun during apparent road rage incident (video)

  Akron Police looking for boys who attacked and robbed pizza delivery man

  2 cars crash into Akron man’s home within 6 months; one suspect is still on the loose

  Shooting prompts 19 News investigation into new bar opening in the Flats

  Cleveland woman warns shoppers after robber stole her wallet right out of her pocket

  3 men in custody after Akron standoff

  20 officers surround Akron home during standoff to arrest intoxicated man, police say

  Foster mom says school resource officers used excessive force while restraining child, Akron police are reviewing the case (video)

Navy vet says explosion destroyed his basement and left his Sandusky home unsafe

  Cleveland school bus driver caught on camera smoking in her bus

  Android users at risk of being hacked until completing new software update

  Lorain County officers searching for pit bulls who attacked small horse

  Customers help deer trapped in Wooster Walmart

  Mentor-on-the-Lake mother alerting parents after son suffers severe allergic reaction to flu shot

  Wooster man destroys Veteran’s Day display by removing flags and throwing them on the ground

  Lawsuit alleges Mayor Frank Jackson’s grandsons are running a gang out of his Cleveland home

  Mailman saves the life of a Cleveland woman who was being attacked by a dog

  Jackson High School runner finishes 5K without a shoe to help her team qualify for state meet this weekend

  Hundreds gather to honor fallen Conneaut soldier

  Cleveland community fights to keep Collinwood and MLK High Schools open

  Cleveland police searching for shooter who injured 61-year-old woman in her sleep

  Wrong way driver hits and kills mother of 3 while fleeing police

  Suspect in case of woman left to die on I-90 charged; his attorney says she was trying to jump out of the vehicle

  Victim pushed out of car on I-90 told family her boyfriend beat her 2 weeks before her death

  Suspected drunken driver travels the wrong way on I-480 for 7 miles (video)

  54-year-old man kidnapped at Akron ATM; forced to drive suspects to Mr. Hero