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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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Meet our Senior Leaders

Yesenia D. Villalta, APRN, DNP, MSN

Heather Beaton, Esq.
Chief Legal Counsel
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

Juan Hurtado
Human Resources Manager

Iris Jackson, DNP, MBA, ARNP, FNP-BC, LHRM
Health Administration Services Manager
Reynald Jean, MD, MPH
Director, TB Program 

Ximena Lopez
Operations Review Specialist

Daniel Soler
Director, Information Technology

Kira Villamizar, BS, MPH
Director, STD/HIV Prevention and Control

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

Maribel Zayas, BPA, JD
Financial Administrator