Roshini is a presence engineer and professional speaker. She is managing editor and host of News & Views with Roshini Rajkumar on CBS (WCCO) Radio Minneapolis.
When she’s not on the air, Roshini is an executive coach, keynote speaker and event emcee. She draws on more than thirty years of public speaking, a decade-long career as a television reporter and her status as a licensed attorney to get her clients ready for high-stakes communication endeavors and powerfully engineer their personal brands.
Clients call her their secret weapon. Her book, Communicate That!, is in its third edition and has been read by thousands of people across the United States and in parts of Canada and Asia.
Roshini writes The WOW!™ List for C-Level Magazine and is a regular contributor to KSTP-TV’s Twin Cities Live and KARE-TV’s Breaking the News. She is a communication and presence analyst for media around the country when they want to dissect powerful communication as well as crises. Examples include commentary for radio, print and TV outlets about the 2016 Election Cycle, corporate executive mishaps, pro sports scandals and communicating across generations.
Explore our site to read our column archive, listen to past radio shows, view Roshini in action and get powerful presence tips.
Roshini is a licensed attorney and sought-after executive coach. Her legal background makes her especially focused on liability issues as she prepares leaders for high-pressure situations. Whether prepping a client for a media interview or to testify in front of Congress, her legal lens is always on.
Roshini served as adjunct faculty in the Communication Studies Department at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota. She was also an instructor in the Leadership Institute at St. Catherine. Prior to that, she was adjunct faculty at the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Minnesota.
Roshini earned her Juris Doctor at the University of Minnesota Law School and her bachelor’s degree at Boston College.