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Alan Leon Miller, American writer. Recipient Outstanding Editorial Writer award Michigan Press Association, 1982, Michigan United Press International, 1982, 84, Outstanding Editorial award Detroit Press Club, 1984. Trustee Monroe County Library Board, 1974-1984, president, 1983-1984. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1961-1964; Member National Conference Editorial Writers.

Background

Miller, Alan Leon was born on June 21, 1939 in Des Moines. Son of Leonard Burton Miller and Juanita Arlene (Spencer) Bottema.

Education

Bachelor, Butler University, 1961. Master of Arts, Eastern Michigan University, 1967.

Career

Various teaching positions, Monroe, Michigan, 1964-1981. Freelance writer, since 1972. Book review editor, editorial writer Detroit News, 1981-1984.

Editorial writer San Diego Union, Tribune Public Company, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Avocations: tennis; movies. Reading; music.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor book reviews, articles to various magazines, newspapers.

Membership

Trustee Monroe County Library Board, 1974-1984, president, 1983-1984. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1961-1964. Member National Conference Editorial Writers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis; movies. Reading; music.

Connections

Married Rosemary Miller, June 28, 1959. Children– Scott Alan, Gregory Leon, Jennifer Lyn.

father:
Leonard Burton Miller Bottema

mother:
Juanita Arlene (Spencer) Bottema

spouse:
Rosemary Miller

children:
Scott Alan Miller

Gregory Leon Miller

Jennifer Lyn Miller