Meet the Team

Communications Office
The FLHSMV Communications Office coordinates media and public relations for the department by responding to media inquiries including public records and interview requests. In an effort to be responsive and available to members of the media, below you’ll find contact information for each member of the press team.  If you are not a member of the media, please call the department’s Customer Service Center at 850-617-2000 for further assistance.

The Communications Office also coordinates FLHSMV safety campaigns and public outreach on issues of highway safety and security. Please visit our Safety Campaign page for more information on important driving, vehicle, child and consumer safety.

For general media inquiries, please email or call 850-617-3102.  For after hours and weekend inquiries, please include Molly Best and Lt. Beauford on your email to ensure your request is received.

Communications Director Molly BestCommunications Director
Molly Best
Chief of Public Affairs Lieutenant Jim Beauford
Chief of Public Affairs
Lieutenant Jim Beauford
Phone: 850-617-2301
FHP Public Affairs Officers info
External Affairs Director Melanie Mowry EttersExternal Affairs Director
Melanie Mowry Etters
Aaron Chern
WebTeam Manager
Aaron Chern
Bruno Feijóo Graphic Designer and Brand Manager
Graphic Designer and Brand Manager
Bruno Feijóo
Marketing Manager Madison Swier
Marketing Manager
Madison Swier
Olivia Choutupalli Graphic Designer
Graphic Designer
Oliva Choutupalli