DaLaun Dillard joined the WMBD/WYZZ news team in September of 2017 as a General Assignment Reporter.
DaLaun is a Michigan native, born and raised in Battle Creek. He is a proud graduate of Central Michigan University, where he received his B.A. in Communication and Broadcast.
During his time at CMU, he anchored, reported and produced for News Central 34. Additionally he contributed stories for the school’s newspaper, Central Michigan Life. He also received the opportunity to study abroad during a summer in the country of Costa Rica.
DaLaun was a news intern for WOODTV 8 in Grand Rapids, MI where he received more hands on experience and learned the ins and outs of the industry.
He's an active member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated. He's also a member of The National Association of Black Journalists. When he's not telling compelling stories he enjoys traveling, and staying in shape.
DaLaun is excited to call Central Illinois his new home.