Dylan Dreyer

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Dylan Dreyer
Born Dylan Marie Dreyer
(1981-08-02) August 2, 1981 (age 33)
Manalapan Township, New Jersey
Education Rutgers University Meteorology, 2003
Occupation Meteorologist, Reporter
Years active 2003-present
Spouse(s) Brian Fichera (2012–present)

Dylan Marie Dreyer (born August 2, 1981)[citation needed] is an American television meteorologist working for NBC News. She is weather anchor on Weekend Today and MSNBC on weekends.[1] Dreyer frequently appears on Today on weekdays as a weather correspondent and as a fill-in for Al Roker and Carson Daly. She also appears on The Weather Channel and on NBC Nightly News. Dreyer joined NBC News in September 2012 after working at NBC station WHDH in Boston, Massachusetts since 2007.[2]

Early life and education[edit]

Dreyer was born in Manalapan, New Jersey and graduated from Rutgers University in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in meteorology.


Dreyer has worked at WICU in Erie, Pennsylvania, WJAR in Providence, Rhode Island and WHDH in Boston, Massachusetts.

Dreyer was in a car accident while en route to cover a blizzard for The Today Show on February 9, 2013, she suffered from mild concussion and did not get to report for a while.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Dylan married Brian Fichera in 2012.[4] They live in the New York area.

On 8 May, 2014, she revealed on the Today show that she has a matching tattoo with her mother -- a turtle. She got the tattoo as a tribute to her grandfather who called her "Turtle".


  1. ^ June 4, 2013 at 11:05 AM ET (2013-06-04). "Dylan Dreyer, weather anchor for TODAY's weekend editions". TODAY.com. Retrieved 2014-01-29. 
  2. ^ Kevin Eck (2012-09-13). "It's Official: Dreyer Named to NBC's "Weekend Today" - TVSpy". mediabistro. Retrieved 2013-08-10. 
  3. ^ "‘Today’s’ Dylan Dreyer on her blizzard car accident: ‘It was so unfortunate’ - Zap2it". blog.zap2it.com. Retrieved 2014-04-02. 
  4. ^ "Dylan Dreyer ties the knot in Boston - Boston News, New England News, WHDH-TV 7NEWS WHDH.COM". web.archive.org. Retrieved 2014-02-09. 

External links[edit]