Ronald Hoenig

Sr. Research Associate 2, MAS
Fish Hatchery Manager

(305) 421-4195
Ron Hoenig is currently the manager of the University of Miami Experimental Hatchery, overseeing operations, including fingerling production, project development and technology transfer. Mr. Hoenig graduated from RSMAS in 2009 with a Master of Arts in Marine Affairs and Policy, focusing on the development of aquaculture techniques for a number...

Jorge Suarez

Assoc. Scientist, MAS
Aquaculture Nutrition Scientist

(305) 421-4760
Dr. Jorge Suarez, is an aquaculture nutritionist with a proven track record of excellence in research and development of aquafeeds. Feeds represent by far the highest production/operating costs of any aquaculture operations (up to 50-70%). He is an accomplished and experienced scientist whose research focuses on the quality, cost and performance...

Carlos E Tudela

Research Associate 3, MAS
Assistant Hatchery Manager

(305) 421-4195
Carlos Tudela is the assistant manager at the University of Miami Experimental Hatchery. Carlos oversees all UMEH operations: Broodstock, Larval Rearing, Shipments, Equipment maintenance, Fish Health, Data collection/ Experiments, and Personnel training. In 2013, Carlos received his M.S. from RSMAS investigating Maximum fishmeal replacement with...