Holiday Decor Team
Team Leader: Estelle Hicks
Crime Watch & Safety Team
Pools and Sports Team
Team Leader: Alan Blaylock
Parks & Trails
Team Leader: Neftali Ortiz
Team Leader: Bill Swoboda
Board of Directors
Neftali Ortiz, President
Neftali lives in the Moncrief neighborhood of Heritage.
He is currently employed by Lockheed Martin as an Engineer relative to Aerospace Manufacturing. He earned his Bachelors of Science in Engineering and Masters of Science in Technical Management from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
"My family and I have lived in Heritage for 6 years and in Fort Worth for the past 12 years. I want to maintain and improve on all that is great with Heritage and its surrounding communities, so I look forward to serving on the Heritage HOA Board in the near future.”
Alan Blaylock, Vice President
Alan has lived in Heritage since 2010 with his wife Mindy and daughters Taryn (age 11) and Brenna (age 9). Alan has a long history of volunteering, and has volunteered continuously since moving into the neighborhood. He served on the Eagle Ridge Elementary School PTA Board during the 2011 and 2012 school years and on the Heritage Pool and Sports Committee since 2012. Alan has also coordinated the Heritage Hurricane Swimming Team for the past two years. A native Fort Worthian, Alan’s education took him through FWISD, TCC and TCU. He is formally trained as a Project Manager and has broad international experience.
“I believe strongly in our community and continue to strive to make it the best.”
Seana Sowell, Treasurer
Seana Sowell is a Residential and Commercial Real Estate Consultant at RE/MAX Trinity with a Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies from Judson University in Illinois and a Masters of Architecture with a concentration in Design and Practice Management from Lawrence Technological University in Michigan. She currently serves on the ACC committee for Heritage, where she was appointed 2 years ago. Seana also previously worked for the Oakland County Michigan Parks and Recreation for over 5 years. Her background in architecture and city planning has given her a unique ability to understand how the careful planning, design and maintenance of communities and neighborhoods can not only maintain property values, but can also improve quality of life.
Seana is a strong proponent of community and has been a volunteer with the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Habitat for Humanity Dallas. She has also previously served as a volunteer coordinator and as an Auction Chair for the San Diego Architectural Foundations Orchids and Onions, which aims to educate the public about architecture and foster good design.
Brian Black, Secretary
I have lived in Heritage since 2003. I graduated in 1997 from the University of Texas at Austin with a BA in Sociology. I am a claim representative in the Special Investigative Unit at State Farm. My wife Kim and I have two children, Brayden (3) and Brianne (6). I enjoy playing golf and have been a high school basketball official for the last 17 years.
Harry White, Jr., Director
Harry lives in the Trinity neighborhood of Heritage and has lived in Heritage for 4 years. His education, professional training, and experiences were earned in Chicago, Illinois. He retired as the Director of the Purchasing Department from the Art Institute of Chicago. Harry earned his Bachelors of Arts Degree at Loyola University. He was trained in Management in Leadership in Administration, Finance, and Budgets while at U.S. Steel Corporation.
“I have had multiple careers and varied professional and personal experiences that may serve to benefit Heritage Homeowner’s Association, Inc. I feel that I could serve as a liaison to any group, organization or business on behalf of Heritage.”