Hannah Rappleye is an Emmy-award winning reporter with the Investigative Unit at NBC News. Her work, focused largely on criminal justice, immigration, and civil rights, has appeared on Nightly News, the TODAY Show, the Rachel Maddow Show and in outlets including The Nation and The Advocate. In 2017 she received an Emmy for her coverage of the Flint water crisis. Her work has been recognized and supported by various organizations, including the Open Society Foundation, the Hillman Foundation, the Alliance for Women in Media, and the National Association for Black Journalists. She was raised in Ottawa County, Michigan, and is based in New York City.