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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.

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Senior Leaders

Lillian Rivera, RN, MSN, PhD

Rene Ynestroza, MBA, MSMIS
Senior Public Health Services Manager

Kira Villamizar, BS, MPH
Acting Program Manager, STD

Olga Connor, BA
Director, Office of Communications & Legislative Affairs

Samir Elmir, PhD, PE
Division Director, Environmental Health and Engineering

Eriko Grover, MS-MPH, RD LD/N
WIC & Nutrition Program Director

Reynald Jean, MD, MPH, MSN, AGPCNP-BC
Director, TB Program

Heather Beaton, Esq.
Chief Legal Counsel

Yesenia D. Villalta, ARNP, MSN, DNP
Executive Community Health Nursing Director

Karen Weller, RN, BSN, MBA-HSM
Director, Office of Community Health and Planning

Maribel Zayas, BPA, JD
Financial Administrator