Hanna graduated from the University of Southern California in 2014 as a film studies major. During her senior year, Hanna started standup and, at six months in, placed top four in two college standup competitions. Upon graduation, Hanna hosted for Pauly Shore on his tour in various cities across the US. Currently, Hanna has development spots at the Comedy Store, and she continues to showcase at festivals and competitions across the country, including Comedy Central's 2016 Comics to Watch LA Showcase. Most recently, Hanna won first place in the 2017 San Diego Comedy Festival.