This Board governs the certification and/or compliance standards for plumbing and gas contractors doing work in Hillsborough County and enforces adherence to the standards set by the Plumbing and Gas Code

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The board members shall be appointed by the governing bodies of the jurisdictions that choose to use the County's boards and enter into an interlocal agreement with Hillsborough County.


The membership of this Board shall be appointed by the BOCC and shall be comprised of seven members and four alternates. Composition is specified as follows:

  • 3 Master Plumbers
  • 1 Journeyman Plumber or Natural Gas Installer
  • 1 Hillsborough County Health Department representative
  • 1 State of Florida Professional Engineer qualified to work in the area of sanitary or mechanical engineering
  • 1 Liquid Petroleum Installer or Master Gas Fitter licensed by the State of Florida
  • 4 Alternates


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

Special requirements

  • Annual Financial Disclosure is required.


Hillsborough County Construction Code Ordinance 13-23; effective August 23, 2013.


Quarterly - see council events for dates, times, and locations


Kimber Adams
Contractor Licensing
601 E. Kennedy Blvd, 19th Floor
Tampa, FL 33602
Phone: (813) 272-5600

February 2024
Last Modified: 1/29/2024, 4:58:25 PM
Mr. Ronald Dyser
Master Plumber / BOCC
1/22/2009 - 3/31/2025 *
Mr. Joseph Gonzalez
Master Plumber / City of Tampa
8/1/2002 - 6/3/2024 *
Mr. James Greco
Alternate / BOCC
3/23/2016 - 3/31/2024 *
Mr. Kent Hero
Master Plumber / BOCC
9/2/2009 - 3/31/2026 *
Mr. Kevin Hertenstein
Master Gas Fitter / BOCC
9/22/2010 - 11/1/2026 *
Mr. Brian Paskert
Alternate / BOCC
2/19/2020 - 3/31/2024 *
Mr. Michael Williams
Alternate / City of Temple Terrace
10/21/2015 - 11/5/2023 *
Alternate / BOCC
HC Health Department Representative
Natural Gas Installer / City of Tampa
Professional Engineer / City of Plant City

* reappointed

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