Eduardo "Eddie" Hondal 

Executive Diabetes Specialty Representative, Eli Lilly



Eddie Hondal is affectionately known as "Papa Panther" for the key role he played in developing FIU's student life and campus spirit. He is an accomplished medical sales professional with 20 years of experience, in both the cardiovascular market and diabetes. He currently works for Eli Lilly and Company as their Executive Diabetes Specialty Representative. Eddy served as FIU's Executive Director of Alumni Affairs from 1993-2002 and later served as President of the Alumni Association.