Chief of Staff
Alexis Lambert joined the Florida Department of Health as Chief of Staff in September 2015. Previously, she served as Communications Director for the Florida Department of Children and Families since May 2013. Prior to this, she served as Communications Director for Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater, one of four statewide elected constitutional officers. She has served as the lead spokesperson for several state agencies including the Department of Business and Professional Regulation and the predecessors to the Department of Economic Opportunity. She has developed, launched and managed numerous statewide media campaigns and has proven success in using earned media to influence community partners, policymakers and the public. Alexis is a Tallahassee native and has a bachelor’s degree in communications from Mercer University.