Joe Donatelli


Joe Donatelli is a journalist who was born and raised in Cleveland, is a graduate of Ohio University’s E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, and is the author of “The Marching Band Refused to Yield” and “Full Griswold: Stories from a Honeymoon in Italy.” Donatelli has written articles for the Los Angeles TimesReasonSlateCracked and has been a writer and editor at Scripps-Howard News ServicePlayboy and Los Angeles magazine. He is currently the digital director at News 5, the local ABC station in Cleveland.In his spare time he sets his mouth on fire with hot sauce. Follow Joe on Twitter.