Raj Rajagopal

Raj Rajagopal


Phone: 513-923-5008  Cell: 513-497-4306
Email Raj Rajagopal

First Elected: November 2017
Term Expires: December 2021


Raj Rajagopal was elected to the board of Trustees in November 2017. He is dedicated to serving the Township and strengthening the community.

Raj has been married to Ryna for 30 years and they are proud parents of four children, three daughters and one son. They are members of St. Ignatius Parish.


His educational background includes a Master of Science in Criminal Justice, from the University of Cincinnati, A Master of Arts from Cincinnati Christian University. He attended the Harvard Kennedy School and obtained a diploma in the Executive Education Program specializing in Creating Collaborative Solutions and Innovation in Governance. He has also completed Executive Excellence Program and several advanced management programs at the National Institute of Correction, U.S. Department of Justice at Aurora Colorado.


Raj recently retired from the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office as Director of Programs. From 2001 to 2017 he was employed as the Chief of Community Relations for Hamilton County Probation Department Prior to that he worked as a Deputy Sheriff for Hamilton County (10 1/2 years). Raj is also a business owner in Colerain Township.

Community Involvement

Raj is a graduate of Leadership class of Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce. He currently serves on the Board of the Cincinnati Hospital Commission. He was a recipient of the Hamilton County Employee of the Year for Leadership in 2013. He is also involved in many community service organizations (Past Lt. Governor for Kiwanis club, and member of Rotary club).


Raj believes his career, education and community experiences will help him serve our Township.