Michael D. Miller
Michael D. Miller has served as the Executive Director of the Housing Authority of Ashland since November 9, 2016. Prior to coming to the Housing Authority of Ashland, Mike was employed by the City of Ashland. Mike was employed for almost 18 years with the City of Ashland in the Planning and Community Development department with his last 7 years as the Director of the department.
Mike holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Morehead State University and a Masters of Business Administration for the University of the Cumberlands. He also holds a certification as a Master Code Professional issued by the International Code Council. There are approximately 800 individuals in the world with a Master Code Professional certification. Mike has experience with housing in his previous employment as evidenced by his pivotal role in the Pollard Neighborhood Revitalization project when 17 new affordable single family homes were constructed and 21 homes were rehabilitated. In the last 4 years of his employment with the City of Ashland, Mike managed the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) given to the City of Ashland. The annual award to the City was $520,000 – $550,000.
Mike has experience with the federal Housing and Urban Development department through Section 8 Assisted Housing, CDBG, HOME and various other grant programs. Mike has been married for 26 years and has one daughter.