Member of the Board of Directors
Mr. Miller has served on the board of Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT (NYSE: EARN) since May 2013. Mr. Miller served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of JGWPT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: JGW) and its predecessors from January 2009 until July 2014. Mr. Miller became CEO of JGW to restructuring the business, which was accomplished when J.G. Wentworth, LLC (a predecessor of JGWPT) filed for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Delaware, in May 2009.
Prior to joining JGW, Mr. Miller operated his own insurance consulting business. Prior to that, he was Executive Vice-President responsible for Ace Group’s International Accident and Health Insurance Business. Prior to his employment at Ace, Mr. Miller was President and CEO of Kemper Auto and Home Insurance, a joint venture between Mr. Miller and the Kemper Insurance Company, which sold auto and homeowner’s insurance via direct response and the internet. Before Kemper Auto and Home Insurance, Mr. Miller was COO of Providian Direct Insurance.
Mr. Miller began his career in the insurance industry with Progressive Insurance where he held various positions including Division Controller, Senior Product Manager and National Customer Manager. Mr. Miller has a BSEE in electrical engineering from Duke University and a MBA in Finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He was previously a member of the New York Stock Exchange.