Chris is host of “The Drive with Dillon”, one of the longest running morning shows in Southeastern Connecticut. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Chris’ radio career started in 2003 working in the news department on WICH-AM 1310, 97.7 WCTY and 100.9 WKNL before becoming Program Director and morning host on 98.7 WNLC in 2005.
Before broadcasting, Chris was an aircraft mechanic in the U.S. Navy (VXE-6) from 1993 to 1997 and spent time in New Zealand, Hawaii, Antarctica (where he met his wife, true story). Chris previously worked for Applied Materials in the semiconductor industry at Intel in Hudson, MA before getting into broadcasting.
Chris moved to the area from Chicago, IL in 2000 and with his wife and young daughter live in Killingly.
Chris’s Loves are: Family, faith, the United States military, Rock, the Chicago Bears and Cubs, and bourbon!