Asha Rangappa
Asha Rangappa
Real Name/Full Name Renuka Asha Rangappa
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Asha Rangappa
Birth Place: Hampton, Virginia, USA
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 15 November 1974
Age/How Old: 49 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 168 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
Weight: In Kilograms – 65 Kg
In Pounds – 143 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –Vinaya Rangappa
Mother –Jai Rangappa
Siblings: Menaca Rangappa
School: Kecoughtan High School
College: Yale Law School, Princeton University and Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: Indian-American
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Andrew Dodd
Kids/Children Name: 2 [Paras Nikhil Dodd and unknown daughter]
Profession: Lawyer
Net Worth: $1.5 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Asha Rangappa is a popular and talented lawyer. She is currently serving as the Legal and National Security Analyst for CNN and also a director of admissions and a senior lecturer at Yale University’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs. She teaches National Security Law at the University.

Well, how well do you know about Asha Rangappa? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Asha Rangappa’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Asha Rangappa to date.

Biography and Early Life

Asha Rangappa birth name is Renuka Asha Rangappa. She was born on 15th November 1974 in Hampton, Virginia, located in the United States of America. She is the daughter of Vinaya Rangappa, her father, who is a professional doctor in the Virginia U.S, and Jai Rangappa, her mother, who works as an accountant. She grew up together with her older sister, namely, Menaca Rangappa. Her parents are of Indian origin though they shifted to the United States.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Asha Rangappa in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Asha Rangappa’s age is 49 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2024 having been born on 15 November 1974. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 168 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 143 lbs in Pound and 65 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Dark Brown.


Asha Rangappa is an educated woman. She began schooling from her primary school, which she has not revealed. She later went to Kecoughtan High School. Later, she enrolled at Princeton University. After graduating, she went to Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. During her graduation, she was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship in order to get an education in Colombia. She later enrolled at Yale Law School in the United States and received her Juris Doctorate in Law.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Asha was a married woman though she is currently divorced. She was married to her fellow FBI agent, namely Andrew Dodd, whom she divorced after some years in marriage. The couple had bored two children, a son, namely Paras Nikhil Dodd and her unknown daughter. Rangappa is currently living in Hamden, Connecticut, happy with her daughter and son.

Asha has currently not given any details of if she is in a relationship with any man or she is still single. We can describe her as a secretive person in matters personal life.

Is Asha Rangappa Lesbian?

She is not gay. Also, she is not a lesbian since she has a straightforward sexual orientation. Asha was a married woman to Andrew Dodd though she is currently divorced. She lives a happy life in Hamden with her two children. She has not given any detail of her hooking up or being in a relationship with anyone. She is a single mother.

Professional Career

Asha began her career by learning FBI training in Quantico, Virginia. She relocated to New York City and took a job as an FBI special agent, where she specialized in counterintelligence investigations and became one of the first Indian Americans to hold the position after graduating from Quantico Academy. Her work includes managing assigned investigations on suspected foreign agents, examining threats to national security, and working undercover work.

Later, she left the FBI to get married and bore children, where she served for three years in the FBI. She went back to Yale so as to become an associate dean of its law school. She is working as a director of admissions at Jackson Institute for Global Affairs. She has also taught at Yale University, the University of New Haven, and Wesleyan University, where she taught National Security Law and related courses.

Moreover, she has released articles in HuffPost, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal. Time, The Washington Post, and The Atlantic, among many more. Also, she has appeared on NPR, BBC, and several other significant television networks as a commentator. She works as a legal and national security analyst for CNN. Again, she is a member of the board of directors for the Connecticut Society of Former FBI Agents, Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame, and the South Asian Bar Association of Connecticut.


Though she has not won many awards and nominations, Asha was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study Constitutional reform in Bogota, Colombia. To her, that was the greatest achievement in her entire life.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Asha Rangappa in 2024

Asha Rangappa Net Worth
Asha Rangappa Net Worth

As of 2024, Asha Rangappa has an estimated net worth of over $1.5 million. She makes her income from working as a Lawyer, senior lecturer, and other professions. Also, she earns nearly $255,956 as her annual salary. She is a successful lawyer living a luxurious life with her children.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She has served as an FBI agent centering on counterintelligence, aching her first Indian Americans to do so.
  • She speaks both Spanish, the Indian Language, and English.

Asha Rangappa is one of the famous Lawyers who has shown her commitment in every aspect. She can be described as a hard-working woman. She has achieved some of her dreams through dedication, determination, and focus. She is a great inspiration and example to all upcoming lawyers and the ones in the field already.


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