City Employees Appeal Board


Board does not meet on a regular basis. Members are called to serve when an employee grievance reaches the fourth step and a hearing is needed.


  • Stewart Whetsell, Ward 1
  • Stephanie Berkland, Ward 3
  • Deborah Power, Ward 3
  • Kraig Cole, Ward 4

Members will be citizens appointed by the Lynchburg City Council for staggered three year terms of office.

Members are appointed in June.


Resolves any Step IV Grievances as provided for by the City's Employee Grievance Procedure, which involve the demotion, dismissal, or prolonged (definition: in excess of 14 working days) suspension of the aggrieved employee.