Electrical Board of Adjustment, Appeals & Examiners

This Board confirms the competency and integrity of applicants applying for electrical certification in the County, and takes disciplinary action against those contractors that fail to comply with the Electrical Code.

Membership:

The membership of this Board shall be comprised of seven members and two alternates appointed as follows:

  • Hillsborough County Commissioners - 3 members, 2 alternates
  • City of Tampa - 2 members
  • City of Plant City - 1 member
  • City of Temple Terrace - 1 member

Composition is specified as follows:

  • 3 Electrical contractors
  • 2 Florida registered professional engineers qualified to work in the area of electrical engineering
  • 1 Electrical Utility Company representative
  • 1 Electrical trades representative
  • 2 Alternates that must be knowledgeable and experienced in the technical codes of this board

Terms:

Members shall serve four year terms. Alternates shall serve two year terms.

Special requirements:

Annual financial disclosure is required.

Authority:

Hillsborough County Construction Code Ordinance 09-3, effective March 1, 2009.

Meetings:

Quarterly, 3rd Thursday, 9:00 a.m.
County Center, 26th Floor
601 E. Kennedy Blvd
Tampa, FL 33602

Contact:

Raya Levin
The Center for Development Services and Building Services Section Code Compliance
601 E. Kennedy Blvd., 19th Floor
Tampa, FL 33602
Phone: (813) 635-7313

Members:

Member Position / Appointed By Dates of Service
Mr. Darin Ciabattari Electrical Trades / BOCC 03/23/2016 -
03/31/2020
Mr. Andrew DeLaParte Alternate / BOCC 08/01/2001 -
12/31/2018*
Mr. Jeffrey Hahn FL Registered Electrical Engineer / City of Tampa 06/24/2010 -
06/30/2018*
Mr. Matthew LaRussa Electric Utility Company / BOCC 12/05/2007 -
12/31/2019*
Mr. Matthew Otto FL Registered Electrical Engineer/City of Temple Terrace 10/04/2016 -
10/04/2020*
Mr. Lawrence Pasetti
Electrical Contractor / City of Tampa
04/23/2007 -
06/04/2020*
Mr. Luis Vargas, Jr. Alternate / BOCC 03/19/2003 -
12/31/2018*
Electrical Contractor / City of Plant City  
  Electrical Contractor / BOCC  

*Reappointed.