Tom was born and raised outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Shortly after earning his degree in secondary education from Bloomsburg University, he moved to Howard County, Maryland, where taught he school. He completed his Master’s and PhD (both in secondary education) at University of Maryland.
Most of Tom’s working years were spent as Director of Career and Technology Education for Anne Arundel County Public Schools. Since retiring in January 2006 he has been working part-time as an educational consultant for schools in Baltimore City and Anne Arundel County, as well as for the Maryland State Department of Education, and the University of Maryland. Recently he has worked as a substitute teacher at Towson High.
Tom and his wife, Barbara, started coming to Hunt Valley Church in 2003 and became formal members in 2007. For the last 20 years, this couple has been active in church activities such as leading small groups with married couples and teaching in vacation Bible school and Sunday School. Tom served as both a deacon and elder at another PCA church before being elected as Elder at HVC in 2009.
The Millers met in college and have been married for 46 years. They share two adult children and seven grandchildren. Tom and Barbara enjoy spending time at the beach, riding their bicycles (leisurely), and being with their children and grandchildren.