Quick Facts of Asha Rangappa
- Full NameAsha Rangappa
- Marital StatusDivorced
- EthnicitySouth Asian
- ProfessionSenior Lecturer at Yale University, Former FBI Special Agent
- Eye colourBrown
- Hair colourDark Brown
- EducationYale Law School
- Online PresenceTwitter
- ChildrenTwo children (son and daughter)
The multi-talented Asha Rangappa who is currently serving as the Legal and National Security Analyst for CNN is also a director of admissions and a senior lecturer at Yale University’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs. In the University she teaches National Security Law and also to various institutions like Wesleyan University and the University of New Haven.
Furthermore, Asha previously has also worked as a Special Agent in the New York Division of the FBI.
Asha Rangappa’s Bio, Wiki (Family)
Rangappa was born on November 15, 1974, to the Jai Rangappa and Vinaya Rangappa. Asha’s father was a Lt. Col. in the U.S. Army and she was born to an Indian family. Asha also has an elder sister, Menace Rangappa. She holds American citizenship and is of Indian ethnic background. As of early 2020, her age is 45.
Regarding her educational qualifications, she graduated from Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. During her graduation, she received a Fulbright Scholarship in order to get an education in Colombia. Later she attended Yale Law School.
Rise to Stardom
After completing her graduation she worked as a law clerk to Juan R. Torruella on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She has also worked as a Special Agent in the New York Division of the FBI. Her job roles involved evaluating threats to national security, attending assigned investigations on suspected foreign agents, and also performing undercover work.
Working as the FBI she also got a chance to get experience in electronic surveillance, interview, investigation techniques, and firearms. After her career in the FBI, she served as a Senior Lecturer at Yale University. She taught National Security Law at Yale as well as various institutions like Wesleyan University, and the University of New Haven.
Furthermore, Asha has appeared on BBC, NPR and various significant television networks. As of now, she is serving as the Legal and National Security Analyst for CNN which since June 2017.
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Asha is the reserved nature of a woman with a bold personality. When it comes to her personal life she has never revealed her marital status. She seems more concerned about her professional career. Therefore, she is miles away from unnecessary talks and stories about her private life.
Her massive fan and followers were very curious to know about her marital status and successfully dug out about her being married in the past. So, who is her former husband? Many questions regarding her spouse are still unanswered. With the identity of her ex-marital partner, the wedding details are also not available.
Nonetheless, Rangappa led a married life smoothly at the beginning. Her mysterious husband is a fellow FBI agent who she had wedded in the year 2005. But unfortunately, their marital relationship ended up with a divorce after marriage. The exact reason behind the separation is still a mystery to the media.
From their seven years of marital relationship, the pair shares two children; a son of 11 years old named Paras Nikhil Dodd which she stated on her Twitter account and a girl. As of now, both of the children live with Asha in Hamden, Connecticut. She is happy with her single life.
Rangappa’s Body Measurement (Height, Weight)
She is not only blessed in her career but she is also an attractive woman with impressive body measurements. Her tall height perfectly complements her body and looks, which makes her an attractive catch even at the age of 45.
Asha Rangappa’s Net Worth
Former FBI agent accumulates a huge sum of money from her profession as a senior lecturer at Yale University. However, there is no information regarding her net worth but we can assume it is around $500 thousand to $1 Million.
As per the sources, the average salary of the professor in Yale University is $255,956 per annum. As she is serving as a senior lecturer, her salary must be more than estimated. In addition, she has served on many TV stations to talk about national security including BBC, NPR, CNN.