Skip Global navigation and goto content

It's a New Day in Public Health.

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

Skip MegaMenu and goto content
 

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
Joseph A. Ladapo, MD, PhD

Governor's Office of Policy and Budget
Chris Spencer

Attorney General
Ashley Moody

Executive Director, Department of Law Enforcement
Mark Glass

Secretary, Department of Children and Families
Shevaun Harris

Secretary, Department of Corrections
Ricky Dixon

Secretary, Department of Juvenile Justice
Eric Hall

Commissioner, Department of Education
Manny Diaz, Jr.

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
Vacant
Term Ends: 

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
John Van Delinder, PhD
Term Ends: 9/6/2021

Governor Appointee: Expertise in Drug Enforcement and Substance Abuse Services
Vacant
Term Ends: 

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

President of Senate appoints Member of Senate
Senator Darryl Rouson
Term Ends:11/5/2024

Speaker of the House appoints Member of House of Representatives
Representative Spencer Roach
Term Ends: 5/20/2023

Chief Justice of the Supreme Court appoints member of the Judiciary
Judge Steve Leifman
Term Ends: 9/28/2024