Bob Van Dillen is the meteorologist for HLN's Morning Express with Robin Meade. He joined the network in September 2002. Prior to HLN, he was a meteorologist for local stations including WCNC (Charlotte, NC), WTVH (Syracuse, NY), and at WUTR (Utica, NY). His career began in Long Island, New York, as a forecaster for the Metro Weather Service. He received the American Meteorological Society (AMS) Seal of Approval in 1997.