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Mr. Ron Miller

  • Liberty University Online Associate Dean, Helms School of Government

  • Assistant Professor of Government


Ron MillerArea of Specialization:

Online Degree Programs, Public Policy, Homeland Security

Professional Career:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Texas Tech University, 1982
  • Master of Science in International Relations, Troy University, 1989
  • Air Intelligence Officer, U.S. Air Force, 1983-1992
  • Various private sector management positions, 1992-2001, 2004-2006, 2007-2010
  • Chief Information Officer, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 2001-2002
  • Senior Director, Department of Homeland Security, 2002-2003
  • Program Executive Officer for E-Government, U.S. Small Business Administration, 2003-2004
  • Senior Director, Information Technology Strategy Management Office, American Red Cross National HQ, 2007
  • President, 5M Consulting Services, 2007-2011

Biographical Statement 

Mr. Miller is a commentator and author of SELLOUT: Musings From Uncle Tom’s Porch. Mr. Miller was a political appointee of the Bush Administration, serving at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the Department of Homeland Security, and the U.S. Small Business Administration. He has also served as a senior technology and strategy executive in the private sector and with the American Red Cross National Headquarters in Washington, DC, and was the president of his own business consulting firm.

Mr. Miller is a nine-year plus veteran of the U.S. Air Force, attaining the rank of captain as an air intelligence officer, and a former candidate for the state senate in Maryland. The married father of three writes columns for numerous online sites and print publications, and has been featured in newspapers, on national television, and on radio programs around the country.

Favorite Scripture: 

“For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11