Shavaun Harris

Shevaun Harris joined the Florida Department of Children and Families as the secretary in 2021 after nearly two decades at the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration. Prior to joining DCF, Secretary Harris was responsible for administering the Florida Medicaid program and regulated more than 40,000 health care facilities in the state. Secretary Harris received her bachelor’s degree in psychology, a master’s degree in social work from Florida State University and a master’s degree in business administration from Quinnipiac University.