Construction Board of Appeals

Number of Member Appointed by Council: 7
Length of Terms: 4 years

Purpose: Hear and decide appeals of orders, decisions or determinations made by the Building official relative to the application and interpretation of the adopted building codes. Council appointees are in bold/blue print.


Nominated by: Brad Jordan
Appointment Date:
Re-Appointment :
Appointment Ends: 1
District 1

Leslie O. Devatt
1047 Pine Ridge Road.
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 328-8860
Nominated by: K. Shane Stuart
Appointment Date: 03-2018
Re-Appointment : 1-2019
Appointment Ends: 12-2022
At Large

Brian Gardner
146 West End St.
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 581-4193
Nominated by: Pete Wilson
Re-Appointment Date: 02-2017
Appointment Ends: 12-2020
District 4

William Burgess
6172 Old Winnsboro Rd.
Blackstock, SC 29014
(803) 482-4384
Nominated by: Mike Vaughn
Re-Appointment Date: 1-2019
Appointment Ends: 12-2022
District 2

Bobby Roddey
1011 Hamilton Rd.
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 385-6888
Nominated by: Joe Branham
Re-Appointment Date: 02-2017
Appointment Ends: 12-2020
District 3

Walker Jackson
156 Gregg Street
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 385-6387
Nominated by: Alex Oliphant
Appointment Date: 01-2018
Appointment Ends: 12-2020
District 6

Willie J. McCree
892 Colony Rd.
Chester, SC 29706
(803) 581-8351 home
(803) 374-0003 cell
Nominated by: Mary Guy
Re-Appointment Date: 02-2019
Appointment Ends: 12-2022
District 5

Membership Criteria: One member shall be appointed from, and be a resident of, each of the 6 council districts, and the seventh member shall be appointed at large by majority vote of Council. Members must be qualified by experience and training to pass on matters pertaining to building construction, and must not be employees of the jurisdiction. (IBC-112.1-112.3). Members serve at the will and pleasure of Council and terms shall run concurrent with that of the appointer.