Board of Fire Code Appeals

Clark County Board of Fire Code Appeals


The Board of Fire Codes Appeals is created to hear and decide appeals of orders, decisions or determinations made by the fire code official relative to the application and interpretation of the International Fire Code.

Members of the Board shall be qualified by training and experience to pass on matters pertaining to hazards of fire, explosions, hazardous conditions or fire protection systems, and are not employees of Clark County. The fire official sits on the board as an ex officio member. 

Fire Code Appeals Guidelines
Fire Code Appeals Rules and Procedures

Committee Members:
Appointment Term EXP. 07/01/2023

Fire Sprinkler Contractor  Corey Wallace,  Southland Industries
Fire Protection Engineer  Allyn Vaughn,  NFPA 92
Civil Engineer  Timothy Mulrooney, Slater Hanifan Group
Fire Alarm Contractor  Patrick Burke, SAFE Electronics, Inc.
Exhibit and Trade Industry Representative
 Katherine Springstead,
Mandalay Bay

Fire Safety Specialist 
 Roy Mares, ARMAR Solutions Consulting
Hazardous Material Specialist  Diane Cravotta, Compliance Science
Layperson  Bill Laub, NLV Board of Appeals
Clark County Fire Chief  John Steinbeck, Clark County Fire Department

The Clark County Board of Fire Code Appeals is a 9-member board appointed by the Clark County Board of County Commissioners (BCC).  Pursuant to Clark County Code (CCC), Section 13.04.070, Subsection 108, eight of the nine members represent fire-safety organizations and are prescribed by code.  The ninth member is the Fire Chief of the Clark County Fire Department.

Apply to serve on the Board of Fire Code Appeals Committee

Meeting Dates, Agendas, Supporting Material, Minutes, and Audio:

08/16/2021 Agenda Draft Minutes 
01/10/2020 Agenda  Minutes
11/12/2019 Agenda Minutes
03/20/2019 Agenda Minutes
02/07/2018 Agenda  
10/10/2017 Agenda  
09/20/2017   Minutes
05/02/2016 Agenda  
04/11/2016 Agenda  
02/20/2016   Minutes

For questions regarding the agenda and supporting material, contact Theresa Atimalala by email at, or by phone at (702) 455-2794.

Agenda Posting Locations: