In a sad turn of events, former Disney division president and Christian author, Dave Hollis, passed away at the age of 47. The news of his death has left his family, friends, and fans devastated.
Hollis, who was known for his work at the Walt Disney Company, left his high-profile job in 2019 to pursue a career as an author and speaker. He authored several books, including the bestseller “Get Out of Your Own Way: A Skeptic’s Guide to Growth and Fulfillment.” According to his family, Hollis passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2023, due to a sudden and unexpected medical emergency. His wife, Rachel Hollis, who is also a well-known author and speaker, announced the news of his passing on her social media accounts.
In her post, Rachel expressed her shock and grief at the sudden loss of her husband. She wrote, “Dave was an amazing man who touched so many lives with his passion, kindness, and wisdom. He was a devoted husband, father, and friend, and his absence will be felt deeply by everyone who knew him.”
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The news of Hollis’s passing has been met with an outpouring of love and support from his fans and the wider Christian community. Many have taken to social media to express their condolences and share memories of how Hollis’s work impacted their lives.
In addition to his work as an author and speaker, Hollis was a devoted Christian who was passionate about sharing his faith with others. He often spoke about the importance of putting one’s trust in God and living a purpose-driven life.
Hollis’s legacy as a thought leader and advocate for personal growth and faith will undoubtedly live on. His contributions to the Christian community and the wider world of literature will not be forgotten. May his soul rest in peace.