On Wednesday, September 3rd, Mr. Howard Miller was named the College of Architecture + The Arts’ Interim Director of Strategic Planning and Communication. Mr. Miller brings with him unique qualifications, professional experience, and a proven track record as a fundraiser and communication professional. His primary functions will be to proactively support the implementation of CARTA 2020 and will work to establish departmental fundraising boards, provide leadership on all communication discussions and initiatives, assess the effectiveness of the College’s Annual Communication Plan, and ensure the College and its constituent units have strong public images.
As President of Howard R. Miller Communications (HRMC) and Chairman of the Synergy Entertainment Group, Mr. Miller has earned a national reputation as an energetic and innovative executive in the communications and entertainment industry, serving clients in the corporate, social service and entertainment industries. He oversees the day-to-day activities of his award-winning, full-service advertising, marketing and public relations agency, which serves international, national, regional and local clients. Mr. Miller is an FIU alumnus who graduated in 1979. He has served on the FIU President’s Council for five years and been a leader in fundraising for the First Generation Scholarship Campaign.
Please join the Dean and the rest of the College’s faculty and staff in welcoming Howard to his new position in CARTA!