Tara Dreyer enters her second year as Blinn College's communication specialist and sports information director. Prior to working at Blinn College, Dreyer was the Blinn College beat writer for the Brenham-Banner Press where she covered Blinn College news and athletics.
Dreyer graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in December 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts in English and minor in communication. While a student, Dreyer wrote about the Texas Longhorns for the Daily Texan. Upon graduation, Dreyer worked in the news industry for six years as a sports editor for the Elgin Courier, a news and sports writer for the Brenham Banner-Press, and a sports broadcaster at KTIM-FM 89.1. In addition, she was a freelance writer for the the The Fayette County Record.
Dreyer is the daughter of James Dreyer, former University of Texas football player and longtime professional baseball scout. Her mother, Loretta Dreyer, received her Associate of Arts degree from Blinn College prior to obtaining her bachelor's and master's degrees from The University of Texas at Austin. Her grandfather is Leroy Dreyer, former Blinn College athletic director and coach, and grandmother is June Dreyer.
Dreyer resides outside of Brenham, Texas with her pomeranian, Padre, and enjoys traveling to minor league and major league baseball parks during her free time.