Board of Zoning Adjustment


To hear and decide appeals where it is alleged there is error of law in any order, requirement, decision or determination made by an administrative official in the enforcement of the county zoning regulations; to authorize in specific cases a variance from the specific terms of zoning regulations.


  • The County Executive appoints this seven-member board.
  • All members must be residents of Jackson County with at least three members representing the unincorporated area.
  • Members may not serve on any other Jackson County board or commission during their term.
MemberAppointedTerm Expires
Steve KesslerJuly 2, 2015June 30, 2019
Pat VanSoyJuly 2, 2015June 30, 2017