JOHN W. MILLER JR., PHD
Owner/Founder: Miller Ignites Consulting
Originally from Moncks Corner, SC, Dr. Miller is a professional social worker and college professor. Dr. Miller currently serves as the Department Chair of Social Work at Benedict College in Columbia, SC. He is also a community organizer, scholar, and consultant. He has received notable recognition for his work. In 2017, Dr. Miller was selected as the Arkansas Social Worker of the Year by the Arkansas Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (AR-NASW). Dr. Miller earned his BA and MSW degrees from the University of South Carolina and his PhD in Social Work from the University of Tennessee.
Dr. Miller is a professor and a published author of many articles and a textbook, African American Perspectives: Matters of Consideration for Social Work Practice. He is an experienced leader who knows how to bring others together, an expert in team and coalition building, as well as an expert in program development. Since the launch of Miller Ignites Consulting, Dr. Miller and his team have worked with clients from Arkansas, Missouri, and South Carolina. Our clients come from a variety of businesses that range from large and small for-profit and not for profit corporations, to school districts, and behavioral health centers.
Check out the section below for media on Dr. Miller's work. Also be sure to check out our blog where Dr. Miller will occasionally share his thoughts, ideas, and insight on a wide array of topics.