Crain’s Cleveland hires health care reporter
Coutre, who started on Monday, is also responsible for covering nonprofits.
Coutre joined the weekly business newspaper from the Wilmington Star-News in North Carolina, where she covered health. She had been there since September 2014, and had also covered local government.
She previously spent time at the Indianapolis Star as a Pulliam Fellow. She wrote for the metro desk and reported to the investigations editor, allowing er to work on in-depth stories.
Coutre also worked for the Student Press Law Center covering open government and First Amendment issues in student newsrooms in the Central Time Zone.
She is a graduate of Kent State University, where she worked a number of roles at the student newspaper, including news editor and managing editor.