Scott Miller joins Marshall development office as vice president

ScottMillerScott Miller, most recently a United Bank executive, has joined the Office of Development where he is serving as vice president.

“Scott brings with him a wealth of sales experience and a myriad of career accomplishments,” said Dr. Ron Area, CEO of the Marshall University Foundation Inc.  “He has served in many capacities as a banking executive and received many wonderful accolades. He is a welcomed addition to our team.”

Miller has served the past five years at United Bank, where he was market president for Cabell County. Prior to that, Miller was responsible for founding and managing Citizens First Bank in Ravenswood, which achieved increased earnings for seven consecutive years.

He is a graduate of Marshall University with a B.A. in Business Administration, the West Virginia School of Banking and the American Bankers Association. He will graduate from Marshall again this May with a Master of Arts (M.A.) in Leadership Studies.

“As a Marshall alum I am excited to take on the challenge of working for the Marshall Foundation team,” Miller said. “I’m really eager and ready to work for my alma mater in this fundraising capacity. It is really exciting to be going to work for the school I love.”

During his career, Miller also:

  • Had 17 years of increased profits for three different banking companies;
  • Served on the advisory board of Marshall University College of Business;
  • Served on the Huntington Area Development Corp.;
  • Has been an adjunct professor at WVU-Parkersburg;
  • Received the 2012 Marshall University Alumni Community Achievement Award.