Roopa Venkatraman

Princeton University, Class of 2022

Roopa helps with the production process and has a specific interest in technology and finance. She is originally from the town of Princeton and graduated from Deerfield Academy last spring. She intends to pursue a Politics major with certificates in Computer Science and Finance. 

Roopa joined “Policy Punchline” with the hopes to engage in meaningful discussion with guests as a way to learn more about ongoing public policy debates. She believes in the importance of spreading awareness about pressing policy issues. As an avid podcast listener herself, she sees this platform as the perfect way to draw the attention of busy individuals. She’s looking forward to becoming more involved Princeton’s Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance.

Roopa is a coxswain on the Open Weight Women’s crew team. In her free time, she enjoys running, reading, and traveling. She can be reached at