Global Conference 2010
Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Education
Anthony Miller is U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education. In that role, he serves as the chief operating officer of the U.S. Department of Education. He was previously an operating partner with Silver Lake, a leading private investment firm with over $15 billion in capital. From 2003 to 2006, Miller was executive vice president of operations with LRN Corp., a provider of governance and compliance software and legal research services. Prior to LRN, he worked for 10 years at McKinsey & Company. In addition to his private-sector experience, Miller worked extensively with the Los Angeles Unified School District from 1997 to 2000, developing student achievement goals and strategies, aligning budgets and operating plans, and designing metrics and processes for monitoring district-wide performance. He undertook similar work with the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District. Miller holds an M.B.A. from Stanford University′s Graduate School of Business and a bachelor's degree from Purdue University.