Leah Myrick, President
Leah Myrick, BSN is the Health Academy Instructor at Chiefland Middle High School in Levy County. She began teaching in 2019, but has been an RN in various fields for the past 20 years. Leah is passionate about encouraging and building future healthcare professionals to care for others with compassion and integrity.
Jennifer Stockton, President Elect
Jennifer works for Marion Technical College. Picture and more information to come!
Kozette Hubbard, Past President
Kozette (Kozy) Hubbard is a Paramedic and worked in the field for Polk EMS for 20 years before moving to the Polk County Schools at Bartow High School Medical and Fire Academy for 18 years. She also was an Adjunct instructor for 20 years at Polk State College. She is now a Lead Instructor at South Florida State College in the EMS / Fire Sciences and Health Sciences departments.
Nichol Mikula, Treasurer
Nichol works for Polk County, more information and picture to come!
Amy VanMeter, Secretary
Amy works for Columbia County, more information and picture to come!
Lissa Bartle, Secondary Representative
Lissa Bartle, RN has been an HSE instructor and HOSA Advisor for 24 years. She is currently teaching at Palm Harbor University High School, in Palm Harbor, Florida. Lissa’s passion is curriculum development and helping teachers to be successful. Besides being a FlAHSE Board member, she is the 2024 President of the Health Science Educators Association which is affiliated with the National Consortium for Health Science Education.
Kathleen Cappo, Post-Secondary Representative
Dr. Cappo works for South Florida State College, more information and picture to come!