Skip Navigation


10/9 am
on KET

5:30/4:30 pm
on KET2

Jo Anne Wolf, model and Kentucky Lottery talent

Jo Anne Wolf is a familiar face for Louisvillians, as well as Kentuckians across the Commonwealth. Many will recognize her for her longtime modeling career, even more as one of Kentucky Lottery’s long time talents.

We ask Joanne about her Louisville life, including the excitement and anxiety of being responsible for the numbers that could make someone a millionaire!

Jo Anne Wolf has hosted the Kentucky Lottery drawings since 1994.

Prior to joining the lottery, her experience had primarily been in international modeling with the Eileen Ford Model/Talent agency, where she worked in print and TV in New York, Milan, Italy, Tokyo, Japan, and Los Angeles. She has been in many national commercials/TV shows in her career including Revlon, Vogue, Crest, Ford/Nissan, JC Penny, Bride Magazine, and the long-time soap opera "All My Children". She has even appeared in music videos with the likes of John Mellencamp and Bob Dylan.

Jo Anne is a native of Louisville and has two sons.

Program 416
On this edition of "Louisville Life", get a healthy serving from "Chef Nancy", meet a woman who holds the fate of some lucky Kentuckians in her hands, celebrate the Chinese New Year with Crane House and enjoy the culinary delights at the . (#416)