Honorably discharged from the United States Army following 12 years of service, Chiriga Moore, affectionately known as Zoe (pronounced ZOH) completed an M.S. in Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism and then started an event planning company in Oakland, CA.Moore Consulting Agency LLC dbaGrow with Zomo M: 202-327-0025 Let’s Grow Together! Learning that Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) were not prioritized in the hospitality, events and tourism industries, she became an advocate to help spark dialogue and strategic action in the areas of supplier diversity, inclusive organizational culture and diverse representation in leadership. Initially, spearheading the formation of an Inclusion & Diversity committee with MPI’s Northern California Chapter, she decided to become a Certified Diversity Professional (CDP) to deepen her knowledge and place the focus on equity as a strategy. Having dissolved her company, LB Alliance due to COVID-19, she became the co-founder of Moore Consulting Agency LLC along with her son Jourden Moore.
Doing business as Grow with Zomo she is helping leaders GROW while they develop their equity, diversity and inclusion strategies from INSIGHT to IMPLEMENTATION. Her services include but are not limited to speaking, authoring articles, online educational courses, dialogue facilitation, organizational assessments and strategic consulting. The past co-chair for MPI's 2020 & 2021 Global Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Advisory Committee, Zoe is committed to holding industry leaders accountable to their expressed commitment to measurable and sustainable change. She continues to serve as a volunteer across several organizations that keep her actively engaged Zoe is a contributing writer to Meetings Today, The Meeting Professional and popular industry publications along with her personal blog Unsolicited Advice. She resides in Smyrna, GA with her 18 year old son, Jourden Moore of JEM Innovations. She loves homemade chocolate chip cookies, photography, and traveling.