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Chief of Staff

Contact: Florida Health

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Courtney F. Coppola began serving as the Chief of Staff and the Marijuana Coordinator for the Florida Department of Health in October 2019.

Ms. Coppola most recently served as Director of the Office of Medical Marijuana Use and has been on the forefront of developing, implementing and educating on the processes and rules governing Florida's medical marijuana program since joining the Department of Health as the Statewide Coordinator for the Office of Compassionate Use in September 2015.

Ms. Coppola attended Florida State University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Master of Science in American Politics and Public Policy.