Soltis Center Staff

Dr. Eugenio Gonzalez    
Dr. Eugenio Gonzalez
Soltis Center 

Responsibilities include overseeing administrative functions of the Center; facilitating academic programs for students; supporting researchers; developing and supervising the Center’s outreach efforts within the local community and throughout Costa Rica. The Director reports to the Vice Provost of Texas A&M University.
Johan Rodriguez
General Operations Manager (
Oversees day-to-day operations of the Center, including general purchases, human resources, payroll, customer service, and general coordination of operations.
Noylin Rodriguez
Manager-In Country Services
& Logistics             
Assists the Director with programmatic activities at the Center, including public relations and outreach with local communities and institutions. Assists the Operations Manager with Research and Academic Programs at the Center.

Francisco Morazán                          Naturalist; Research &
Academic Programs Assistant
In charge of facilitating education, research, and community service activities at the Center. Coordinates with the Center Director on activities Soltis Center users perform in surrounding communities. Coordinates sustainability and recycling activities, maintenance of collections, and facilitates environmental education activities at the Center.

Osvaldo Arroyo         
 Laura Artavia 
 Head Cleaning Clerk
          Tarcisio Ramirez              Maintenance
    Juan Carlos Rojas   
          Ronald Vargas              
 Assistant Director   
      Benedicto Vega              Guard 
    Roberto Alfaro
After Hrs Mgr-On Duty 
     Nathaly Carvajal       
Kitchen Assistant
          Ligia Castro                Kitchen Assistant
Anabel Elizondo
Kitchen Assistant
 Yadira Espinoza 
  Kitchen/Cleaning Asst.
        Seidy Matamoros Kitchen/Cleaning Asst.

Cristian Munoz      
Outdoor Maintenance
   Vivian Zamora     
Cleaning Assistant

Contact us:

The Soltis Center for Research and Education in Costa Rica
Texas A&M University
San Isidro de Peñas Blancas
Apdo 80-4417 Fortuna
San Carlos, Costa Rica
Tel +979.458.5568 (In USA)
Tel +506.2461.9890 (Office)