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TB Control Section Employee Phone List

TB Control Section

  •  850-245-4350



    Mailing Address

    Florida Department of Health 

    4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A-20 

    Tallahassee, Florida 32399 

Florida TB Control Section Contact List

Duane Ashe, Section Administrator850-245-4423
Alstead Forbes, Senior Public Health Advisor850-245-4311850-879-8546
Alisha Leonard, Administrative Assistant I850-245-4350
Jose Zabala, Field Operations Manager850-245-4302850-528-3627

    Erin Adams, Health Data Analyst                                                                                             850-245-4316             

Dave Ashkin, Medical Director561-266-6632561-662-9584
Maria Gomez, Government Operations Consultant I561-266-6632561-662-5947
Rebecca Tuttle-Villegas, OMC Manager850-901-6509
Ethel Ingram, Incentive/Enabler Coordinator850-901-6814
Mary Green, Housing & Video DOT Coordinator850-245-4317850-408-0301
Sherrie Arnwine, Nursing DirectorN/A850-491-9147
Karen Farrell, Registered Nursing Consultant561-266-6631561-516-9098
Pamela Nelson, Registered Nursing Consultant850-879-8633850-221-5461
Vacant, Registered Nursing ConsultantN/AN/A
Lori Johnston, Surveillance Manager813-307-8015 x4771813-299-1295
Vacant, Interjurisdictional Notification CoordinatorN/A   
Vacant, TB Molecular Surveillance EpidemiologistN/A
Data SystemsOfficeCell
 Vacant, Manager
Sindy Steinberg, TB Technical Support239-281-2884239-872-1609
TB Program general contact information
Physical Address: 4025 Esplanade Way, FL 32399-1717
Mailing Address: 4052 Bald Cypress Way, BIN A20, FL 32399
Phone 850-245-4350
Fax 850-921-9906

Florida's TB Sysytem of Care: Regional Nurse Consultants  

Image shows the regional nurse consultants for Florida's TB system of care. In NW Florida and the panhandle (all counties west of, and including, Madison and Taylor counties), the nurse is Heidi Hammond (850-363-1533). Counties east of Hamilton, Suwannee, Lafayette, and Dixie counties, north of and including Lake, Volusia, Marion, and Levy counties, the nurse is Patrice Boon (386-523-6132). SW Florida from Citrus and Sumter counties through Sollier county, the nurse is Sherrie Arnwine (850-491-9147). SE Florida from Seminole county to Monroe county, the nurse is BJ Rowland (561-701-2879). The nurse's responsibilities include: provide assistance with nurse case management; coordinate Department of Corrections prevention and treatment acitivities; coordinate case and cohort reviews; provide training & mentoring to CHD nursing staff; provide onsite assistance as needed; and coordinate with area TB coordinators amd program managers to ensure active and effective surveillance.