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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

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Membership

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Council Appointments

The membership of the DPAC is nine high level state officials, seven members of the public appointed by the Governor, a member of the Senate, a member of the House of Representatives and a member of the judiciary.

Members

Surgeon General
Celeste Philip, MD, MPH

Office of Planning and Budget
 Mary Beth Vickers

Attorney General
Pam Bondi

Department of Law Enforcement Executive Director
Rick Swearingen

Secretary of Children and Family Services
Mike Carroll

Secretary of Corrections
Julie Jones

Secretary of Juvenile Justice
Christy K. Daly

Commissioner of Education
Pam Stewart

Executive Director of the Department of Highway
Safety and Motor Vehicles
Colonel Gene Spaulding (Designee)

Adjutant General of the state as the Chief of the Department of Military Affairs
Major General Michael A. Calhoun

Governor Appointee: Substance Abuse Treatment
Mark P. Fontaine
Term Ends: 9/6/2019

Governor Appointee: Drug Enforcement
Kimberly K. Spence
Term Ends: 9/6/2019

Governor Appointee: Substance Abuse Prevention
Peggy Sapp
Term Ends: 9/6/2017

Governor Appointee: Faith-Based Substance Abuse Treatment
Dorothy “Dotti” Groover-Skipper
Term Ends: 9/6/2017

Governor Appointee: Faith-Based Substance Abuse Treatment
Dr. John Van Delinder
Term Ends: 9/6/2017

Governor Appointee: Expertise in Drug Enforcement and Substance Abuse Services
Doug Leonardo
Term Ends: 9/6/2017

Governor Appointee: Expertise in Drug Enforcement and Substance Abuse Services
 Roaya Tyson
Term Ends: 9/6/2019

President of Senate appoints Member of Senate
Senator Darryl Rouson
Term Ends:11/2/2020

Speaker of the House appoints Member of House of Representatives
Representative Cary Pigman
Term Ends: 5/20/2019

Chief Justice of the supreme court appoints member of the judiciary
Judge Melanie May
Term Ends: 10/27/2019