Commercial Building Code Council

The Commercial Building Code Council is created in ​Wis. Stat. § 15.407(18) to advise the Department on the uniform commercial building code, as set forth in Wis. Stat. § 101.023.


The members of the Commercial Building Code Council are appointed by the Governor to serve 3-year terms. The Council consists of 2 skilled building trade members; 2 local licensed building inspector members employed by a city, village or county; 2 fire services members,1 of whom is a fire chief; 2 building contractors members; 2 members who are architects, engineers, or designers; and 1 member who is an employee of the Department who serves as a nonvoting secretary of the council and is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the Secretary.

MemberOfficerMember TypeTerm Expiration
​Paur, Richard​Chairperson
​Local Building Inspector 2​7/1/2022*​
Rinke, Brian J.​Vice ChairpersonArchitect, Engineer, or Designer 27/1/2018*
Gavin, Justin
​Nonvoting Secretary​DSPS Employee​N/A
​Acker, Jennifer E.​Building Contractor 1​7/1/2022*
​Adamavich, Michael​​Skilled Building Trade 1​7/1/2022*
Bierce, KevinFire Services Worker - Chief7/1/2017*
​Harms, Steven​Building Contractor 2​7/1/2022*
​Hebert, William​​Local Building Inspector 1​7/1/2022*
Howard, Steven
Fire Services Worker​7/1/2018*
​Marciniak, Matthew​​​​​Skilled Building Trade 2​​7/1/2022*
​Ragozin, Irina​Architect, Engineer, or Designer 17/1/​2017*

*Council members whose terms have expired may continue to serve until their successor is appointed.


None at this time.

Last updated: 8/23/2022