Mechanical Board of Adjustments, Appeals, and Examiners

This Board confirms the competency and integrity of applicants applying for mechanical certification in the County, and takes disciplinary action against those contractors that fail to comply with the Mechanical 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 Temple Terrace - 1 member
  • City of Plant City - 1 member

Composition is specified as follows:

  • 1 Mechanical Contractor
  • 2 Class "A" HVAC Contractors
  • 1 Class "B" HVAC Contractor
  • 1 Florida Registered Professional Engineer qualified to work in the area of mechanical engineering
  • 1 Mechanical Trades Representative
  • 1 Sheet Metal Contractor
  • 2 Alternate Members 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.

Authority:


Hillsborough County Construction Code Ordinance 13-23, effective 8/23/13.

Special requirements:

Financial disclosure required.

Meetings:

Quarterly, 3rd Thursday, 10:00 a.m.
26th Floor, County Center
601 E. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33602

Contact:

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

Members:

Member Position/Appointed By Dates of Service
Ms. Elizabeth Broadway FL Registered Professional Mechanical Engineer /
City of Tampa
10/15/2015 -
03/26/2021
Mr. Michael Charles Class "B" HVAC Contractor /
City of Tampa
08/20/1998 -
06/03/2018*
Mr. Robert Cochell Class "A" HVAC Contractor /
BOCC
09/20/1989 -
12/31/2017*
Mr. Richard Cranker Mechanical Trades Representative/City of Plant City 02/01/2016 -
02/01/2020
Mr. Leo Lorenzo Sheet Metal Contractor /
BOCC
12/31/1986 -
12/31/2018*
Alternate
Alternate
Class "A" HVAC Contractor
Mechanical Contractor

*Reappointed