Dickie-Hile Dickie practices law in Austin, TX with the firm of Dies & Hile, LLP, and is a graduate of Lamar University and Texas Tech School of Law.  He previously served as Chairman of the Board of Directors for the State Bar of Texas from 1990-91) among other accomplishments.

Dickie became involved with HOI in 2006 when he first traveled to Rancho el Paraiso with Tarrytown United Methodist Church. Since his initial visit, he has returned every year for the past decade with the exception of one.