Brock Paulk
Senior Minister

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Brock joined our preaching team in 2013 and became the senior minister at Heritage in 2014 after serving as Heritage's youth minister since 2005.

He is married to Sarah and they have two children - a son, Brooks, and a daughter, Audrey. Brock holds Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Bible and Ministry from Abilene Christian University. Brock enjoys the outdoors, especially fishing and golf, and spending time with his family.

Jim Hackney
Executive Minister

Jim served the Heritage Church of Christ (previously Midtown Church of Christ) as preaching minister for more than 34 years before transitioning to the role of Executive Minister in January of 2014.  He holds Bachelors and Masters Degrees from Abilene Christian University and served eight years in Youth Ministry at the Missouri Street Church in Baytown, Texas and the Garland Road Church in Dallas. He began full-time preaching ministry in 1977 at the Overland Church of Christ in St. Louis, Missouri and then moved here in 1979.  He and his wife, Sue, have two children and four grandchildren. Two of the grandchildren, Suzy and Mason, live with them.

John Gann
Worship Minister

John has been involved with Small Groups and Worship for years. He is married to Joann and has three sons, two daughter-in-laws and one granddaughter, most of which are here at Heritage.

David Trice
Family Minister

David Trice joined the Heritage staff in 2000. He has a Bachelor's degree in Education from the University of Texas at Arlington, and he received his Master’s in Counseling from the University of North Texas. David received his License as a Professional Counselor – Intern in 2015. David began as a full-time minister in 2000 working with college students, young adults, and single parents. With his counseling degree in 2007, he began pastoral counseling and family ministry working with couples, parents, men, women and benevolence. His greatest joys in life are his wife Leigh Ann and his children, Caden, Laken, and Landri.

Marty Baker
Youth Minister

Marty joined our family ministry team in 2017 as our Middle/High School Student Minister. He has been serving in Student Ministry since 2003 in Texas and Colorado.

Marty is married to Melissa, and they have two children - a son, Dawson, and a daughter, Marlee. He holds Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Bible and Ministry from Lubbock Christian University. Marty enjoys all types of sports and music, and he loves spending time with his biological and spiritual families.


Amy Newton
Children's Minister

Amy and her family have worshiped here at Heritage since 2006.  She and her husband, Jason, have 3 amazing boys Cole, Luke and Elijah.  She has worked with the Heritage Children’s Ministry since 2011.   She loves to make things fun for the kids and can be quite the MacGyver when given Styrofoam or balloons.

Amy is dedicated to having a spiritual plan for the children at Heritage and her goal is to make sure every child who walks through our doors feels the amazing love of God.  She feels honored to be able to be a part of the spiritual lives of our church's youngest members. 

Laura Pierce

Children's Ministry Preschool

Laura and her husband,  Jordan, have been active members at Heritage since 2009.  They have a daughter,  Autumn,  and a son, Austin.  She has an education degree from Abilene Christian University and a Masters in school counseling from Dallas Baptist University.  In addition to experience as a teacher and school counselor, Laura previously taught Bible classes for all ages and led chapel at Heritage Christian Preschool before transitioning to a role with our Children's Ministry in 2015.  She loves to see the joy of the Lord in His precious little children and hopes to help them grow to know God better and love Him more deeply!

Tracie Stone
Children's Ministry Assistant

Tracie, her husband David & daughter Kaeleen began attending Heritage in September 2005.  Before accepting the position of Children’s Ministry Assistant in September 2010 Tracie was the bookkeeper/sales representative for a religious materials and communion supply company.  She is very excited to be working with the Children’s Ministry Team at Heritage.

Heather Stepp
Heritage Christian Preschool Assistant Director

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Heather joined the Heritage staff in January of 2010 as the Children’s Ministry Director before moving to work with the Preschool. Since becoming a part of the Heritage family in October of 2005, Heather and husband Brandon have been a vital part of our young married families.  Her public elementary teaching experience is a plus for her position here. Heather and Brandon married in August of 2003, and have two sons Canon and Baylor and a daughter Kyla.

Bonnie Kuhn
Senior Administrator

Bonnie joined the support staff in August of 2003 after working for a Christian publishing company for eight years. She loves to see God at work in this place and assist wherever she can. She serves as Senior Administrator and assists Brock Paulk with projects as well as other ministry tasks. She and her husband, Steve, have been a part of the Midtown / Heritage family since 1991.  Steve currently serves as one of the Shepherds at Heritage. They have a daughter – Kellsey, son – Karson, daughter-in-love – Kaitlyn and precious grandson – Jaxson “Jax” Riley. They enjoy every minute of time spent with family and also have fun playing golf!  

Simon Carter
Facility Manager

Simon began working with Heritage in August, 2008. Simon was born in Halifax, England and lived there until he was three years old, at which point he moved to Moreno Valley, CA, where he lived until he was eighteen before moving to Fort Worth. Prior to working at Heritage, Simon was part of the maintenance team at the Fort Worth Zoo and  has many years of experience in the maintenance field. Simon married Darrissa in 2000 and they have three children - Andara, Arriana and Corbin. In his spare time, Simon enjoys spending time with his family and motorsports.

Ana Marquez

Ana started working for the Midtown Church of Christ (now Heritage) part-time in October 1998 and went full-time in November 1998. Ana was born in Laredo and spent most of her growing up years there. She has three children, one girl and two boys, and has a grandson and a granddaughter. Ana is always around staying busy, making sure we have a clean and beautiful facility.

Erin Horne
Creative Admin Asst

Erin, her husband, Steve and two children began worshiping at Heritage Church in 2010.  Both Erin and Steve enjoy teaching in the Children’s ministry and are now Small Group Leaders for our Vertical Living Youth.  Previously, Erin worked for an Optometrist in Keller for 15 years. The passions in her life are God, her family and photography.

Erin Ortman

Administrative Assistant

Erin joined the Heritage Staff in 2016 after working as an insurance adjuster. Erin, and her husband, Brad enjoy volunteering in the Children's Ministry. She has also begun leading a teenage group every Thursday night at The Landing. Her four children, Ethan, Landon, Lane and Mackenzee are her joys in life. Erin stays busy with her kids' various activities and loves doing anything that involves being with family and friends.

Jim Brawner
Financial Manager

Jim joined the Heritage staff in a part-time role in October 2013.    He and his wife Becky have worshiped here at Heritage (and previously at Midtown) since its beginning.  He continues to work in Sales & Marketing for Thomson Reuters managing trade shows throughout the United States. Jim enjoys golf and spending time with family.