Tim Miller was appointed to the State Board of Education by Governor DeWine on Jan. 8, 2021, to complete the last two years of a four-year term for District 7. He served two four-year terms on the Akron Public Schools Board of Education, serving two terms as vice president and seven years as co-chair of the Finance Committee.
During Tim’s time on the Akron School Board, College and Career Academies with more than 100 business partnerships was created and implemented across all high schools, with every single student participating, The LeBron James Family Foundation’s I Promise School was created and opened, one-to-one technology for students in Akron was implemented, and the district was able to stay off the ballot asking for new levy money dating back to 2012 due in part to his financial stewardship. These are among Akron’s many accomplishments during his tenure as a school board member.
Tim is an Akron Public Schools graduate and graduated from The University of Akron’s College of Business Administration with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/Finance degree.
Tim is the owner/agent of Insurance Service Agency Inc., a Trusted Choice® Independent Insurance Agency located in Akron. He is an active member of the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Ohio, having served on the State Leadership Council, currently serving as vice chair of the NFIB Akron Area Action Council. He is president of the Cascade Locks Park Association and past president of the Friends of the Akron School for the Arts. He is a graduate of Leadership Akron Signature Class 35. He also is active in several other trade associations and nonprofit organizations in Northeast Ohio.
Tim lives in Akron with his wife Katy, has three children and two grandchildren. When relaxing, he enjoys Ohio history, Akron history, Canal history, exploring the Ohio-Erie Canal Towpath Trail, camping and traveling.
Tim looks forward to working with this board and administration in helping transform Ohio’s preK-12 education model into a 21st century model utilizing the Each Child, Our Future strategic plan.
Tim Miller, District 7
Phone: (330) 485-6360
Last Modified: 3/3/2021 8:30:06 AM