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Celebrating 10 Years of Houston Matters

Craig Cohen and his producing team look back on the daily program’s history and memorable moments.



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April 2023 marks the 10th anniversary of Houston Matters, Houston Public Media's morning talk show that is a daily guide to the people, places, issues, and ideas that define Greater Houston.

Houston Matters executive producer and host, Craig Cohen, joins us to discuss the history of the show, the biggest stories he's covered, how he's seen Houston change over the last ten years, and some of his favorite memories from the show.

Throughout the hour, the producing team joins Cohen to reminisce on highlights and significant moments from the previous decade, as well as share fun facts about themselves and their involvement with the show.



Craig Cohen

  • Executive Producer and Host, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty

  • Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Joshua Zinn

  • Producer, Houston Matters

Troy Schulze

  • Producer, Houston Matters

William Menjivar

  • Producer, Houston Matters

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