Mr. Ron Miller

  • Liberty University Online Associate Dean, Helms School of Government

  • Assistant Professor of Government


Ron Miller

Fall 2016 Office Hours:

MWF: 2:30-4:30 p.m.

T/TH: 2-4 p.m.

Area of Specialization:

Online Degree Programs, Public Policy, Homeland Security

Professional Career:

  • B.A. in Political Science, Texas Tech University, 1982
  • M.S. 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: 

“There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.” ~ Galatians 3:28