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Charles Miller

Charles Miller, American investor, retired investment company executive. Member of Downtown Houston Association (board directors), University Texas Cancer Center (board visitors), Houston Chamber of Commerce Chamber (board directors), National Association Business Economists, American Statistical Association, Finance Analysts Federation, Century, Coronado, Ponte Vedra (Jacksonville, Florida), Headliners (Austin), Petroleum (Houston).

Background

  • Miller, Charles was born on February 13, 1934 in Galveston, Texas, United States. Son of Samuel and Rose Miller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Mathematics, University Texas, 1959.

    Career

    • Investment officer Teacher Retirement Systems, Austin, Texas, 1961—1966. Vice president Funds, Inc., Houston, portfolio manager, 1966—1971. President Funds Advisory Company, chief executive officer, 1971—1976.

      President Criterion Management Company, chief executive officer, 1971—1998. President Transamerica Management Group, chief executive officer, 1976—1992. Chairman State Pension Review Board of Texas, 1979—1983.

      Board directors Texas Commerce Bank, Houston, Center Houston, Inc. Member Texas governors select committee education Texas governors Task Force State Trust and Asset Management. Former chairman Texas Educational Economic Policy Center.

      Member Board Regents, University Texas Systems, 1999—2004, chairman, 2001—2004. Chairman Secretary Education's Commission Future Education, 2005. Trustee Houston Ballet Foundation, Houston Museum Natural Science and Planetarium, American Leadership Forum.

      Member council overseers Jesse H. Jones Graduate School Administration Rice University, Houston. Chair University Houston Foundation, board trustees, Tomas Rivera Center, Texas Research League, Santa Fe Institute. Member board visitors and governors St. John's College.

      President Sol y Sombra Foundation, Center Study Community Foundation. Past chair and member Greater Houston Partnership. Founder Charter School Resource Center Texas, chairman.

      With United States Navy, 1957-1958.

    Membership

    Member of Downtown Houston Association (board directors), University Texas Cancer Center (board visitors), Houston Chamber of Commerce Chamber (board directors), National Association Business Economists, American Statistical Association, Finance Analysts Federation, Century, Coronado, Ponte Vedra (Jacksonville, Florida), Headliners (Austin), Petroleum (Houston).

    Connections

    • Married Beth Birdwell.
    • father: Samuel Miller
    • mother: Rose Miller
    • spouse: Beth Birdwell.
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    Born February 13, 1934
    Nationality
    • 1959
      University Texas
    • 1961 - 1966
      Investment officer, Teacher Retirement Systems
      Austin, Texas, United States
    • 1966 - 1971
      vice president, Funds
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1971 - 1976
      president, officer
    • 1971 - 1976
      chief executive, officer
    • 1971 - 1998
      president, officer
    • 1971 - 1998
      chief executive, officer
    • 1976 - 1992
      president, officer
    • 1976 - 1992
      chief executive, officer
    • 1979 - 1983
      chairman, State Pension Review Board of Texas
    • 1999 - 2004
      member, Board Regents
    • 2005
      chairman Secretary, Education's Commission Future Education
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