About Zoe Hicks
Zoe M. Hicks received her A.B., J.D., and LL.M.(Master of Laws in Taxation) degrees from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She practiced tax and estate planning law for over thirty years, speaking and writing on tax and estate planning topics to lay and professional groups, before moving into inspirational speaking and writing.
Zoe’s goal is to help people to achieve their dreams and live abundantly. Zoe is the author of four inspirational books: Dream Catcher, The Power of Faith; Abundant Living; Dancing in the Rain, Finding Strength to Survive and Grace to Thrive in the Storms of Life and The Money River, Navigating Your Finances With a Compass of Faith.
She has written numerous articles which have been published in Christian magazines including Prayer Connect, The Upper Room, and Spirit Led Woman. She is a member of the Atlanta Writers Club and the Georgia Speakers Association and serves as a Board member of several charitable organizations.
Zoe has led women’s retreats and Bible studies, spoken to groups of seniors, sponsored seminars for women on finding life’s purpose and passion, and on using the power of faith to achieve one’s dreams.
Zoe was the 2008 recipient of The Greater Good Award, given to a professional in the State of Georgia who has done the most to promote charitable giving in the State and the 2011 recipient of The Emory University Unsung Heroine Award, given to an alumna who has worked to make a better world. She was the 2012 Commencement speaker for Oxford College of Emory University and the winner of the essay contest sponsored by Emory Magazine in 2011 to commemorate the 175th anniversary of Emory University’s founding. In 2016 she received the Champion for Change Award from the Women's Resource Center to End Domestic Violence.
Ms. Hicks and her husband, Charles, established a Foundation, Encouragement Unlimited, Inc., in 2006 to empower, equip, and encourage marginalized women to overcome and succeed. Zoe enjoys speaking to lay and professional groups on overcoming adversity with God’s help, abundant living, using the power of faith to achieve dreams and goals, and stewardship.