For general questions about licensure and renewal:
Licensure Support Services
Monday through Friday | 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET
Department of Health
Board of Massage Therapy
4052 Bald Cypress Way
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3256
For Applications and Fees (Regular Mail)
P.O. Box 6330
Tallahassee, Florida 32314-6330
Note: Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.
Anthony Jusevitch - Executive Director - Responsible for legislative, budget issues.
Paula Mask - Program Operations Administrator – Staff supervisor, Board agenda and meeting preparation, and policy issues.
Alexandra Alday– Regulatory Supervisor/Consultant – Supervision of Massage Licensure processing team, Board agenda and meeting preparation, refunds, and voluntary relinquishments.
Matthew Thompson - Regulatory Specialist II – Team leader, Agenda Preparation, Massage School Applications, Continuing Education Issues, Licensees with Conditional Licenses, and Applicants with History Issues
Eva Chauche, Regulatory Specialist I
Regina Decker, Regulatory Specialist I
Marquita Edwards, Regulatory Specialist I
All staff review Massage Therapy and Establishment Applications, Massage Establishment Change of Name or Change of Location requests; Apprenticeships, Colonics Certification, Continuing Education Providers, Problem Renewals and Reactivations; General Questions; Exam Scores (National and MBLEX); and General Questions
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