About the Heart of Florida Section

Welcome to the Heart of Florida!

Welcome to the Heart of Florida! The Heart of Florida Section is dedicated to promoting excellence in local planning through the provision of professional development and networking opportunities as well as educating the public of the importance of planning. The Heart of Florida is composed of local planners, architects, city and county officials and others interested in the planning profession within Polk, Hardee and Highlands Counties. If you are interested in joining, please visit the national APA website or the state chapter website.

Here are the section bylaws.  Want to be an HOF Section only member? Download the application

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Comments or questions are always welcome. Below is a roster of our section leadership. You can fill out this contact form to get a hold of us. 

Position Name
Chair Laura Lockwood-Herrscher, AICP
Vice Chair Julie Womble
Secretary Erika Tulloch
Treasurer Todd Miller, AICP
PDO Hetty Harmon, AICP
At Large Legislative Representative vacant
Immediate Past Chair Tom Wodrich, AICP