Jim Miller returned to the Tusculum Athletic Communications office at Tusculum University in January, 2016. He previously served as assistant director from October, 2010 until April, 2014, and returned to Tusculum in the same role after spending four years as the news director at Radio Greeneville, Inc. (WGRV, WIKQ, WSMG). He was promoted to the post of Associate Director of Athletic Communications at TU in July 2019.
Miller, a native of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, came to Tusculum in 2010 after a three-year stint as the sports information director at Elizabethtown (Pa.) College and boasts over two decades of professional experience at the NCAA Division II and III levels.
Miller assists in all aspects of the promotion and media relations for the University's 24 intercollegiate sports and serves as the primary media contact for men and women’s soccer, women’s basketball, men and women’s tennis, men's and women's lacrosse, cross country, and track & field.
A 1996 graduate of Penn State Harrisburg with a bachelor’s degree in communications, Miller interned at the University of Delaware in 1996-97 before serving as the conference sports information director for the Middle Atlantic Conference from 1997 to 1999. He was the sports information director at Susquehanna (Pa.) University from 2000 to 2007 prior to moving to Elizabethtown.
Miller created the MAC’s first Web page in 1998 and helped run the conference’s indoor track & field championships from 2002 through 2010. He also spearheaded a redesign of the Elizabethtown athletics web site in 2009, developed social networking pages for the athletics program and introduced live online stats for most Elizabethtown home events.
Miller is a member of the College Sports Information Directors of America and he and his wife, Kristina, reside in Greeneville with their daughter, Avery and son, Colton. Kristina is also a member of the Tusculum staff, working in the University business office.