Colin Miller is the first business graduate in the Open Society Presidential Fellowship. Most recently he worked as a consultant in Nicaragua and Peru for TechnoServe, an NGO that supports entrepreneurs in the developing world in building competitive farms and businesses. Prior to that, Miller worked for the U.N. World Food Programme to develop a proposal for a $35 million humanitarian school food program in Cote d'Ivoire. From 2011 to 2014, he was a grants manager and analyst at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, where he managed a $300 million portfolio of agricultural development grants in East Africa.
Miller received his MBA from New York University. He also holds an MA in public administration from NYU and a BA in economics from Oberlin College.