Construction Board of Adjustments & Appeals

The Construction Board of Adjustments & Appeals hears and decides on appeals of decisions and code interpretations made by the Building Official or Fire Official relating to the Florida Building Codes, National Electric Code, Fire Codes, and the Unsafe Building Abatement Ordinance. 

The Board is made up of seven (7) members as follows:

  • One (1) member with background in a fire-related occupation and knowledge of the Codes
  • Three (3) members with background in a construction-related occupation (general contracting), including sub-contracting (mechanical, plumbing, electrical, etc.)
  • One (1) member with Architecture
  • Two (2) members from any occupational background

In order to be considered, you must be a Nassau County resident and cannot be a current County employee. 

The Board tentatively meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6pm, unless there are no cases to be heard. Board members serve two (2) year terms and are required to file financial disclosure.

Board members do not receive any compensation for their time and/or travel expenses. If you are interested in serving on Construction Board of Adjustments and Appeals, please e-mail your resume to Resumes will be kept on file for a period of two years from the date received. If a vacancy should occur, your resume will be submitted to the Board of County Commissioners for consideration. For any questions concerning this Board, please contact the Building Department at 904-530-6250. 

Background in fire-related occupationMichael J. Vatter
Background in constructionRon Flick
Johnathan Cantrell
Matthew Meskimen
Background in ArchitectureEric Lawrence
Any occupational backgroundMike Hagel
John Stack