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Membership

Contact: Florida Health

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

State Surgeon General
Scott A. Rivkees

Governor's Office of Policy and Budget
Chris Spencer

Attorney General
Ashley Moody

Executive Director, Department of Law Enforcement
Rick Swearingen

Secretary, Department of Children and Families
Chad Poppell

Secretary, Department of Corrections
Mark Inch

Secretary, Department of Juvenile Justice
Simone Marstiller

Commissioner, Department of Education
Richard Corcoran

Executive Director, Department of Highway Safety and Motor  Vehicles
Terry L. Rhodes

Adjutant General of the state as the Chief of the Department of Military Affairs
Major General James O. Eifert

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: 9/6/2021

Governor Appointee: Faith-Based Substance Abuse Treatment
Dr. John Van Delinder
Term Ends: 9/6/2021

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 Steve Leifman
Term Ends: 9/28/2024