Electric Code Appeals Board

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Jimmie Deer, Building Official
Phone: 784-2206
Fax: 784-1030
Email: jdeer@fortsmithar.gov

The Electric Code Appeals Board has the authority to hear appeals from anyone who wishes to appeal the decision of the City official enforcing the City's Electrical Code. Upon hearing the appeal, the Board of Appeals may modify or reverse the interpretation of the electrical inspector.

The Board consists of five members who are qualified by experience and training to pass on matters pertaining to electrical installation and materials and who are actively engaged in a business related to the building industry, and two members who are citizens at large.

The members are appointed by the Board of Directors and serve five year terms. The Board meets on call.

members  Members (7)  Term: 5 Years  Meetings: On Call

Charles A. Uerling


Edm Consultants

Appointed: 03/18/1997

Expiration: 03/31/2017

P.O. Box 3290

Fort Smith, AR

782-0474 (W)

Thomas F. Mcallister


Thomas Electric, Inc.

Appointed: 03/16/1993

Expiration: 03/13/2018

5505 Gordon Lane

Fort Smith, AR

783-1019 (W)

Jerald W. Walrod

Citizen At Large

Appointed: 04/15/2005

Expiration: 03/31/2018

2105 Garner Ln

Fort Smith, AR

782-8600 (W)

Marvin Matlock


Electrical Contractor

Appointed: 03/16/1993

Expiration: 03/13/2019

3211 S. 32Nd Street

Fort Smith, AR

646-5858 (H) 646-6083 (W)

Bill Kirk

Citizen At Large

Appointed: 04/20/2004

Expiration: 03/31/2019

1514 North 57 Terrace

Fort Smith, AR

452-0022 (H)

Terry Buzbee


Appointed: 02/16/2016

Expiration: 03/31/2021

8709 Harvard Drive

Fort Smith, AR



Frank Glidwell


Glidewell Electric

Appointed: 03/18/1986

Expiration: 03/31/2021

10409 Castleton

Fort Smith, AR

452-9369 (W)