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Meet the Man Up Crew

Bill Cox "The Director"


Bill is the director of Man Up, a spiritual oasis for men.  Raised on a farm, Bill is a native of Dowagiac,

Mich., a U.S. Navy veteran, graduate of Central Michigan University, writer, producer and comedic

actor.  Additionally, he is the host of the Man Up podcast and brings his understated wit and comedy

experience to the broadcast.

Steven Titch "The Gambler"


Steven Titch is a regular panelist on the Man Up podcast. Born in Brooklyn, Steve began his

career as a journalist covering telecommunications and Internet technology before transitioning

to policy writing and analysis. He has also been a member of a blackjack team and plays poker at a professional level.

Robert Cocheu "The Professor"


Robert is a regular on the Man Up podcast.  Born and raised on the east side of Houston in the community of Galena Park, he graduated from the University of Houston.  Robert is a professional corporate trainer and and leader in the talent development field in the Houston area.  He holds the Certified Professional of Learning and Performance (CPLP) designation.  

Kyle Trahan "The Deacon"


 Kyle Trahan, sometimes referred to as the Deacon, Mr. Pink or the Cajun (he wears all names proudly), was born in Houston and raised two hours away in the country, otherwise known as Louisiana. A product of an entrepreneurial father, Kyle has dabbled in several careers, ranging from U.S. Navy photographer, to real estate broker, to his current passion in Medicare insurance sales. Kyle brings a wide business background to the discussion. 

Michael Cropper "The Judge"



Michael Cropper is another of the regular panelists on the Man Up podcast. He is a practicing attorney and a native Houstonian. He has a journalism degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a law degree from South Texas College of Law. His bright future as a rock band member and life as a bachelor were terminated when he accepted the Lord’s invitation to walk in a deeper faith with Christ.