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Agency Hosted Boards, Councils & Committees
Name Appointed By Responsible State Agency Total Members Length of Appointment Authorization Agency Contact
Bone Marrow Transplant Advisory Panel Secretary of AHCA AHCA 9 Not Specified F.S. 627.4236(3)(a) Dana Watson
Drug Utilization Review Board Deputy Secretary for Medicaid AHCA 10 3 Years (EX. 7/2024) Section 4401, 1927 (g) of the Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1990 Vern Hamilton
Family Practice Physician Retention Advisory Committee Secretary of AHCA AHCA 7 Not Specified F.S. 395.807(2)(a) Shannon Clary
Florida Kidcare Grievance Committee Secretary of AHCA (Others, see statute) AHCA/Office of the Governor 5 Not Specified F.S. 409.818(3)(d) 59G-14.005 Gail Hansen
Governor's Panel on Excellence in Long-Term Care (Gold Seal Program) Secretary of AHCA (Others, see statute) AHCA/Office of the Governor 13 Not Specified F.S. 400.235(3)(a) Jacqueline Williams
Health Information Exchange Coordinating Committee Secretary of AHCA AHCA 18 Not Specified F.S. 408.05(6)(a) Pamela King
Managed Care Ombudsman Committees Secretary of AHCA - appoints first 3 of each district AHCA Each district, 9-16 3 Years. Initial appointment, first 40% 2 years, others 3 years F.S. 641.65 Terrosa Buie
Medicaid Pharmaceutical and Therapeutics Committee Governor AHCA 11 2 Years F.S. 409.91195(1) Vern Hamilton
Medical Care Advisory Committee Secretary of AHCA AHCA 15 2 Years 42 CFR, Sec. 431.12 Secretary Simone Marstiller / Deputy Secretary for Medicaid, Tom Wallace
Organ and Tissue Procurement and Transplantation Advisory Board Secretary of AHCA AHCA 14 3 Years F.S. 765.543(1) Ruby Grantham
Organ Transplant Advisory Council Secretary of AHCA AHCA 12 2 Years F.S. 765.53(1) Ruby Grantham
Pediactric Cardiology Technical Advisory Council Secretary of AHCA AHCA 16 Not Specified F.S. 395.1055(10)(b) Dana Watson
State Consumer Health Information and Policy Advisory Council Secretary of AHCA (Others, see statute) AHCA 13 2 Years (Ex. May 2023) F.S. 408.05(6)(a) Dana Watson

Agency Represented Boards, Councils & Committees
Name Appointed By Responsible State Agency Total Members Agency Representative Length of Appointment Authorization
Children and Youth Cabinet Secretary shall serve as member per statute Office of the Governor 18 Simone Marstiller Not Specified F.S. 402.56(4)
Children's Medical Services Network Advisory Council State Surgeon General Department of Health 12 *Surgeon General MAY appoint council, If so, AHCA must be represented 4 Years - staggered terms F.S. 391.221(2)
Commission for the Transportation Disadvantaged Secretary or designee shall serve as Ex-Officio member per statute Department of Transportation 7 - Appointed by Governor. 8 - Ex-Officio members RPA Staff 4 Years - Not Specified for Ex-Officio members F.S. 427.012(1)(g)
Council on Homelessness Secretary or designee shall serve as member per statute Department of Children and Families 19 Kimberly Smoak 2 Years F.S. 420.622(2)
Council on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Deputy Secretary for Medicaid or designee shall serve as member per statute Office of the Attorney General 19 Jerome Hill 9 members appointed to 2 year terms/10 members appointed to 4 year terms F.S. 16.615(1)(n)
Drug Wholesale Distributor Advisory Council Secretary or designee shall serve as member per statute Department of Business and Professional Regulation 12 Arlene Elliott 4 Years F.S. 499.01211(2)
Florida Developmental Disabilities Council (FDDC's Health Care/Prevention Task Force) Transferred to nonprofit corporation, FDDC Inc., by Governor's Executive Order FDDC, Inc. 24 Simone Marstiller 4 Years F.S. 393.002
Florida Health Choices, Inc. Corporation Secretary or designee shall serve as Ex-Officio member per statute Florida Health Choices, Inc. 15 N/A 3 Years F.S. 408.910(11)
Florida Health Insurance Advisory Board Commissioner of OIR Office of Insurance Regulation 14 Cody Ferrell Not Specified F.S. 627.6699(11)
Florida Healthy Kids Corporation Board of Directors Secretary or designee shall serve as member per statute (Governor appoints member representing state Medicaid Program) Florida Healthy Kids Corporation 13 Simone Marstiller 3 Years F.S. 624.91(6)(a)
Florida Interagency Coordinating Council for Infants and Toddlers Governor Department of Health 21 Matt Brackett 3 Years 34 CFR, Section 303.600
Governor's Commission on Healthcare and Hospital Funding Governor Office of the Governor/Agency for Health Care Administration 9 (2 Executive Directors) Simone Marstiller (Executive Director) Not Specified Governor's Executive Order 2015-99 (15-99)
Independent Living Services Advisory Council Secretary of DCF Department of Children and Families 18 N/A Secretary decides how long term may be (no longer than 4 years) F.S. 409.1451(7)©
Kidcare Coordinating Council Shall include a representative from the Agency per statute Department of Health Not Specified Simone Marstiller Not Specified F.S. 409.818(2)(b)
Rural Economic Development Initiative Secretary designates a deputy secretary or higher-level staff person (and alternate) per statute Department of Economic Opportunity 17 Vacant (DSHQA), Patricia Vidal/Nikole Helvey (alternate) August 1 of each year F.S. 288.0656(6)(a)
Statewide Council on Human Trafficking Secretary or designee shall serve as member per statute Office of the Attorney General 15 Simone Marstiller 4 Years F.S. 16.617(2)(a)
Suicide Prevention Coordinating Council Secretary or designee shall serve as member per statute Department of Children and Families 32 Dr. Timothy Buehner 4 Years F.S. 14.20195(2)(b)