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Meet the Staff

We're in the nation's capital building relationships and forging partnerships to support and expand FIU's students, faculty, and alumni.

Address
FIU in Washington, D.C.
440 1st Street NW, Suite 860

Washington, D.C. 20001

Contact Information

Telephone: 
202-558-3481
E-mail: fiuindc@fiu.edu 

Meet the Team

Michelle L. Palacio
Vice President, Governmental Relations
e-mail: michelle.palacio@fiu.edu

Carlos A. Becerra
Assistant Vice President, Federal Relations
e-mail: carlos.becerra@fiu.edu

Henry Artigues
Director, External Partnerships & Econ. Dev.
Office of Research and Economic Development 
e-mail: henry.artigues@fiu.edu

Anthony A. Rionda
Director of Governmental Relations & Advocacy
e-mail: arionda@fiu.edu

Christopher M. Cummins
Program Coordinator
e-mail: christopher.cummins@fiu.edu