Raj is a native Houstonian running for Houston City Council At-Large 1. He is a native Houstonian who attended Rice University, then became a high school math teacher in Houston’s Hiram Clarke neighborhood. After teaching, Raj launched two educational non-profits (Students With Ambition Go to College and One Jump). He then completed law school at Harvard and returned to Houston.
He is running for City Council to Build One Houston by increasing economic opportunity, improving quality of life, and strengthening flood mitigation.\