Board of Building Code Appeals


This board reviews and hears appeals on matters regarding the administration of the building code.  Contact the Building Official’s office for more information at 804-693-2744.


This board meets when needed on the basis of the appeals received.

Member Details

Seven members are appointed for a five-year term.

NamePositionPhoneEmailTerm Expiration
Stephen B. Smith, Chair
County-Wide (Abingdon)804-693-6423N/A02/28/2026
Carlton Hogge, Vice ChairCounty-Wide (Ware)804-695-4990N/A12/31/2026
Bernard AmbroseCounty-Wide (Ware)804-693-3319N/A03/31/2024
Roberta LaneCounty-Wide (Gloucester Pt.)804-824-5587Email Roberta Lane02/28/2025
Willard S. GrantCounty-Wide (Ware)804-694-4653Email Willard S. Grant12/31/2023
Carl H. Hobbs IIICounty-Wide (Abingdon)804-693-4319Email Carl Hobbs02/28/2026
James L. Miller, Jr.County-Wide (Petsworth)804-693-5154N/A3/31/2024
Heather BurchStaff Liaison804-693-2744Email Heather BurchN/A

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Related Documents

Board of Building Code Appeals Rules of Procedure

More Information

For more information, contact the Building Inspections Office at 804-693-2744.