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Sarah Miller

Senior Adviser

Areas of Expertise: Workforce development, economic development, and education access
  • Biography

    Sarah Miller is a senior adviser for community and economic development within the Atlanta Fed’s Center for Workforce and Economic Opportunity. She has 15 years of experience in workforce development, economic development, and education. Previously, she worked for the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL), a national nonprofit. During her 10 years at CAEL, Miller helped develop, grow, and manage the workforce and economic development area of service. She worked with national, regional, and local partners and communities providing support, guidance, and advocacy focused on the alignment of workforce investments to meet labor market and economic needs. Her experience includes effective education and training approaches to address skills gaps, creation and coordination of community and regional leadership, articulation of career pathways, and the development of regional workforce and economic development strategies to increase economic access and mobility. Miller started her career focused on K–12 education as a social science teacher in Ohio and Illinois before moving into the private sector working with Public Consulting Group in its education practice area. She earned her bachelor of science degree in education from Bowling Green State University.
  • Publications


    Stuart Andreason, Sarah Miller, and Katherine Townsend. "Talent Finance: Exploring the Future of Workforce Partnerships." Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Workforce Currents (September 2020).

    Sarah Miller and Pearse Haley. "Transitioning from Hospitality to Health Care Occupations." Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Workforce Currents (August 2020).

    Stuart Andreason and Sarah Miller. "Rework America Alliance: Helping Workers Move into Good Jobs." Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Workforce Currents (August 2020).

    Sarah Miller and Katherine Townsend. "Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation and Wage Replacement Rates." Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Workforce Currents (July 2020).

    Stuart Andreason, Pearse Haley, Sarah Miller, and Mels de Zeeuw. "The Digital Divide and the Pandemic: Working from Home and Broadband and Internet Access." Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Workforce Currents (June 2020).

    Brittany Birken, Ann Carpenter, Karen Leone de Nie, Sameera Fazili, Mary Hirt, David A. Jackson, Sarah Miller, Patrick Pontius, Julie Siwicki, Sarah Stein, Nisha Sutaria, and Janelle Williams. “Tackling the Unknown Together: Community Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic.” Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Partners Update (March/April 2020).