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Meet the Team

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 FIU in DC Team

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

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

Eric Feldman
Associate Director, Student Success and Academic Programs 
e-mail: ericf@fiu.edu

Lucas Nardin
Fellow 
e-mail: Lnardin@fiu.edu

Mariela Baires 
Communications Intern

Other Washington, D.C. University Staff

College of Engineering and Computing 

Dimitris Pavlidis, Ph.D. 
Director, Emerging Research Programs
e-mail: dpavlidi@fiu.edu