Traci Henderson Smith, Speaker, Best-selling Author, Curriculum & Content Developer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, and wife is Co-Author of the best-selling book Shift Happens: Inspirational Stories on Finding Happiness, Achieving Success, and Overcoming Obstacles. She is also a contributing writer to the #1 best-seller, Releasing the Fear and Walking in Faith. As CEO of Live Empowered Publishing she helps authors and experts create content and curriculum for their ideal customer; everything from books to training materials geared towards sharing their expertise with their audience.
As Founder of Live Empowered NOW! (a Women’s Empowerment Movement), her focus is on helping others find their GO button in life and encouraging them to take their dreams off the back burner, stop waiting, and choose to Live Empowered NOW! It is her heart’s joy to see people, particularly women, realize their super powers, be inspired to dream again; and gain the fortitude to move through life boldly and unafraid.
She’s a multi award-winning outreach director and has developed curriculum for corporate, faith-based, and professional sports-related mentorship programs. Traci has written for a number of local and national entertainment sources including Introtainment Jacksonville and Onyx with contributions to Upscale and Just for Black Men Magazines. She and her husband have been featured in Onyx and on the cover of Black Pages. She has written corporately for AT&T and for L Brands and is a contributing writer for The G.E.D. Section by DL Hughley and Friends and Comedianne, Talk Show Host, and Radio Personality Niki Moore’s blogspot, The Real Mamas. She looks forward to her soon-to-be released book, “Eden Empowered: Journey to the Authentic You.”