Meet our Health Officer
As the Health Officer/Administrator of the Florida Department of Health in Clay County, I am proud to serve together with other public health professionals in our mission to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, and community efforts. Our vision is to be the Healthiest State in the nation. Our local motto is “Our community is empowered to make healthier lifestyle choices in partnership with the integrated public health system which promotes and advances health in all places”.
Administrator– Heather Huffman, MS, RDN, LD/N, IBCLC
Heather Huffman started her career in public health at the Duval County Health Department, following 12 years with the Nassau County Health Department. She became the Clay County Administrator and Health Officer in November 2015. The Health Department serves as a key connector within the local public health system through community engagement and strong partnership building to improve overall health for all residents in Clay County.