Two-time alumnus Josue Raudales ’97, MS ’05 is a proud FIU Panther and an FIU parent, as well. Raudales was an international student from Honduras and a member of the Honors College during his time at the university. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering from the College of Engineering & Computing and works as a territory sales manager for Advanced Drainage Systems in Hilliard, Ohio.
Raudales’s daughter Amelia is currently studying international relations at FIU and, like him, is a member of the Honors College. She is actively involved on campus and in charitable activities and serves as president of the FIU Student Ambassadors, Honors College Senator for SGA, and a Panther Community Action Board director.