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Meet The Staff


The Building Inspection Department is committed to providing, to the citizens of this great city, excellent customer service.
We pride ourselves in having a very professional staff in permitting, plan review and inspection services. Several of our staff
belong to national organizations and contribute in the development of our minimum codes. This page is dedicated to them and
what they do for you, our customer, as well as contact information by email with a simple clicking of their names.              
 
Department Head

John Freeland, CBO

Building Official
 
(352) 334-5050
   Permitting/Coordination Staff
(352) 334-5050
 

 Robert (Rob) Bautochka

Customer Service Specialist I

 

Merri Ellis

Customer Service Specialist I
ICC Certified Permit Technician
 

Deborah Moss

Customer Service Specialist II
 
   Nancy Testa
 
Development & Customer Service Coordinator
(352) 334-5055
Building Code Plans Examiners
 

Alan Dunlap

Plans Examiner II
Fire Safety Inspector I
 

Linda Patrick

Plans Examiner II
 
  David Rovell-Rixx 
Chief Plans Examiner
(352) 393-8638
   
Fire / Life Safety Code Plans Examiners
 

John Lake                  

Fire Protection Specialist 
 

Dan Starbuck  

Fire Protection Specialist 
Fire Instructor III
 

Inspectors 

 

Carl Beaton

Chief Electrical Inspector
Fire Safety Inspector I
(352) 393-8648
 

Keifer Calkins

Building Inspector II
Fire Safety Inspector I
   
 

Charlie Hayes

Building Inspector II
 

Roddi Hoefert

Building Inspector II
Fire Safety Inspector I
 
 

John Martin

Interim Chief Building Inspector
Building Inspector III
Electrical Inspector
Fire Safety Inspector I
(352) 393-8649
 

Jed Mitchell

Electrical Inspector I
 
 

Steve Morris

Mechanical Inspector II
Fire Safety Inspector I
 

Tom Panico

Chief Building Inspector
Fire Safety Inspector I
(352) 393-8343
 

Jim Parker

Mechanical Inspector II
Fire Safety Inspector I
 

Steve Sapp

Building Inspector II
Fire Safety Inspector I
 
 
Plumbing Inspector III
Electrical Inspector III
Mechanical Inspector III
Fire Safety Inspector I
Residential Contractor
 
 Kevin (Bud) Tschirhart
One- & Two-Family Dwelling Inspector II
Fire Safety Inspector I