DaLaun Dillard Named AM Anchor at KRIV in Houston

By Kevin Eck 

DaLaun Dillard has joined Hoston Fox owned station KRIV as morning anchor.

Dillard will co-anchor Houston’s Morning Show with Melissa Wilson weekdays from 7 to 10 a.m.

“DaLaun is committed to reporting on a community’s challenges and triumphs,” said Aaron Fernandez-Wische, vp of Content and Distribution. “Effective December 2023, he He’s personable, engaging and a great fit for ‘Houston’s Morning Show.’ We’re excited for Houstonians to welcome DaLaun as part of their busy morning routines.”


Dillard was the weekday evening anchor for WEWS in Cleveland. He was an anchor for KETV in Omaha, Neb., before that and has worked as reporter and anchor at WMBD in Peoria, Ill.

“I am honored for the opportunity to help Houstonians start their day,” said Dillard. “I am passionate about serving my local community so I cannot wait to get involved in this city that I already love, rich in culture, diversity, and delicious food.”