Amy Miller joined the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth staff in 2014 as Education Manager and in 2016 became Director of Education. In this role, she works with local teachers and students to develop global competence skills in the next generation of Dallas/Fort Worth’s international professionals.
Amy earned her B.A. in international studies (focusing on Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula) from Southern Methodist University in 2012 with a minor in political science. She lived in Madrid, Spain from 2012 to 2014, where she earned an M.A. in international education from la Universidad de Alcalá de Henares and taught English in a charter school.
She is passionate about human rights, women's empowerment, and youth development. In 2018, Amy received the award for Outstanding Support of Geography Education from the National Council of Geographic Education. She has volunteered internationally in Tanzania with the NGO ConnecTeach to provide Masai teachers with leadership development workshops. Amy currently serves on the board of the Moorland Family YMCA in Oak Cliff and is a member of the 2018-2019 class of the Dallas Mayor’s Star Council.