Raul Virella is Senior Field Representative with the New Jersey Department of Labor, Division of Wage and Hour Compliance where he performs compliance-related investigations. Raul retired from the Trenton, New Jersey Police Department where oversaw the Internal Affairs Bureau, Professional Standards Unit, Human Resource Section, Tactical Anti-Crime Units, and Station House Commander.
He was founding member and President of a non-profit organization that helped recruit minority police officers improving the representative demographics of the police department and of the community.
Raul earned a B.S. in Workforce Education and Development from Southern Illinois University, an M.S. in Administration from Central Michigan University, and he is a Doctor of Management student in Strategic Leadership at Thomas Jefferson University.