Kevin Miller joined the Mountaineer Athletic Club staff in April 2012 as a major gifts officer and has since been promoted to Assistant Athletic Director/Annual Giving. Miller is now responsible for managing and operating West Virginia's annual giving.
Prior to WVU, Miller spent three years as the assistant athletic director for development at Georgia State University and oversaw the annual giving program. Under Miller, the program grew its unrestricted annual dollars by over 1,500% and its donor base by 450% in the last two fiscal years.
Prior to his time at GSU, Miller served as assistant director with the University of Central Florida’s Golden Knights Club (GKC) from March 2007 – December 2008. There, he coordinated the GKC’s annual giving efforts and ticket priority initiatives. He also worked for the UCF Foundation from August 2006 – March 2007 and served as the founding director for the Student Caller Center.
Miller previously served as an inter on the MAC staff from 2005-06 and also worked as a student caller, supervisor and incentives manager for four years at the WVU Foundation. He was named the Foundation’s all-time leading phone-a-thon fundraiser after personally raising more than $320,000 for academic support.
Miller received his bachelor’s degree in business administration-finance in 2005 and his master’s degree in sport management in 2006; both degrees are from WVU.
A Wheeling, W.Va., native, Miller resides in Morgantown and will be married to Elizabeth Messer in Georgia on May 5, 2012.