Roop Raj Biography
Roop Raj is an American Emmy Award news anchor currently working at Fox 2 as an anchor of the early evening news.
Roop Raj Age
Raj is 45 years old as of 2021. He was born on October 20, 1976, in Indiana, in the United States of America. He celebrates his birthday on the 20th of October every year.
Roop Raj Height
Roop stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Roop Raj Family
His father and mother are immigrants who dreamed of coming to America. He has an older brother who is a marketing consultant in Columbus, Ohio.
Roop Raj Wife
He is married to Julie Raj, a psychotherapist. The couple met in New Orleans and married on 21 November 2009. The couple has a boxer pup, Louise.
Roop Raj Net Worth
Raj has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million -$5 Million which he has earned through his career as a journalist.
Roop Raj Salary
Raj earns an annual salary ranging between $ 45,000 – $ 110,500.
Roop Raj Career
When he created and hosted his own public-affairs talk show on the government access station in Troy, MI, Raj started his TV career at the age of 14. He was hired at CBS in Lansing, MI, and from there made stops at several stations in Michigan before going to New Orleans, LA. Raj covered 24 hurricanes and tropical storms, including Katrina, as a morning anchor at the NBC station.
He was then hired in Flint, Mich. to anchor the news, where he had been doing news and weather for four years. That was followed by NBC in New Orleans for seven years. He loved the people there. The weather couldn’t stand him. Heat and moisture are not his business. He relocated to Detroit in ’09 after 24 hurricanes, including Katrina, where an economic storm was brewing. He is an avid believer in the future of the region.
Roop Raj is a communications coach who for well over two decades has been a newscaster. Raj is currently operating in the 15th largest TV market in the nation in Detroit, Mi. He is also M&O Marketing’s employee speech mentor. Your story is the greatest gift of communication. My job is to help you find your story and teach you to say it in a way that leaves people wanting more of you. Raj helps transform ordinary speakers into lively storytellers who have gone on because of the training to book more business.
TV-bound clients are taught by Raj how to master the on-camera interview. In the boardroom and on the seminar floor, he even trains clients on how to market. His list of trainees includes the FBI, the top brass of the Detroit Police, CEOs, execs from Honda, and non-profits.
Roop Raj Fox 2
Raj is currently working at Fox 2 where he works alongside other famous Fox 2 anchors and reporters including;
- Derek Kevra
- Maurielle Lue
- Rich Luterman
- Dan Miller
- Huel Perkins
- Lori Pinson
- Michael Estime
- Hilary Golston
- Monica Gayle
- Ryan Ermanni
- Amy Andrews
- Taryn Asher
- Woody Woodriffe
- Jill Washburn
- Jay Towers
- Dave Spencer
- Alan Longstreet
- Josh Landon
- Amy Lange
Roop Raj Social Media Platforms
Raj is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 33.7k followers on Twitter, over 12.6k followers on Instagram, and over 27.8k followers on Facebook.