About the Hillsborough County Civil Service Board

The Hillsborough County Civil Service Board is a shared-services or centralized provider of services related to filling jobs, managing jobs, maintaining human resource policies, managing employee records, and ensuring fair treatment of employees.

The Civil Service Board serves 21 independent County Agencies who have nearly 10,000 combined employees.

The Civil Service Board also offers its services to other area government and private sector organizations on a fee basis.

For more information about the Civil Service Board view our presentation: Your Strategic HR Partner.

Agencies Served by the Civil Service Board

Civil Service Board services the agencies noted below and provides them with a variety of services. At a minimum, the Civil Service Board provides agencies with a neutral forum in which to hear appeals of discipline.

  • Arts Council
  • Aviation Authority
  • Board of County Commissioners
  • Children’s Board
  • Civil Service Board
  • Clerk of the Circuit Court
  • County Administrator
  • County Attorney
  • Environmental Protection Commission
  • Expressway Authority
  • Internal Auditor
  • Planning Commission
  • Property Appraiser
  • Sheriff’s Office
  • Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Supervisor of Elections
  • Tampa Port Authority
  • Tampa Sports Authority
  • Tax Collector
  • Victim Assistance Program

Civil Service Board Members

Hillsborough County Civil Service Board Members are volunteers from the community who are appointed by the Governor of Florida.

Please  if you are interested in serving as a member of the Civil Service Board. 

The current Civil Service Board members are:

    • Ernie Trichler, Chair
    • Chandra Hosler, Vice Chair
    • Tiffany Bell, Board Member
    • Simon Canasi, Board Member
    • Neal Carbaugh, Board Member
    • Andrea Cichon, Board Member
    • Scott Strepina, Board Member
HR Trust website logo

Learn more about HRTrust, the extended services division of the Hillsborough County Civil Service Board.  HRTrust is focused on providing a variety of human resource services at low cost to government entities based in Hillsborough County, Florida.

Click here for descriptions of our services, contact information and more.

Go to HRTrust website

Interested in serving on the Civil Service Board?

For more information about serving on the Board, contact Kevin Beckner.