Dr. Miller was born in Michigan, where he lived until the age of ten when his family moved to San Diego, California. He obtained a bachelor’s in political science, and a master’s in international relations and comparative governments from San Diego State University. He earned his doctorate in history from the University of Iowa, with a focus on disability rights movements, and Latin American history. He enjoys giving lectures on, among other subjects, the history of exploration. Dr. Miller currently works for the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services in Washington D.C. Miller frequently travels internationally, having visited more than 65 countries on six continents.