About Michael Berry
Michael Berry was raised in a small town in southeast Texas to a maintenance worker at a chemical plant. He served as student body president and graduated with high honors at the University of Houston Honors College. He earned a law degree from the University of Texas and another from the University of Nottingham in England. He has practiced law at a large law firm, developed and sold real estate, served on Houston’s city council, ran for mayor, and served as the only Republican Mayor Pro Tem in Houston’s history. He has been married 18 years to Nandita Venkateswaran Berry, a lawyer, who was born, raised and educated in southern India. They adopted their son, Michael Tegegn Berry, from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. He is four years old. Michael is fluent in Spanish and frequently gives interviews to Spanish language tv stations.
Michael Berry hosts 2 shows in Houston on the 2 biggest AM stations in the market. He currently has the highest rated show on KTRH, the heritage talker in the market, ahead of Rush, Hannity, Beck, the morning news, Levin, and the Houston Astros broadcast. He has the largest talk audience in the prime demo in Texas at 5 pm.