Ian Hoover

Managing Editor
Fort Wayne, IN

Ian Hoover is the Managing Editor of Fort Wayne’s NBC and ABC21. His focus is managing daily newsgathering while also taking an active role in writing, shooting and editing special reports for both stations.

He started with WPTA in 2013 as a part-time assignment editor. In 2018, after a few other promotions, he was promoted to Managing Editor.

Ian is a lifelong resident of Northeast Indiana. He grew up in Huntington where he graduated from Huntington North High School. He later attended Manchester University and graduated with a bachelor's degree in political science.

With deep roots in the region, Ian is passionate about telling the stories of people living in Northeast Indiana and holding those in positions of authority accountable.

You can email him at ihoover@wpta21.com