Commissioner, Ward 1
Liaison for General Government
Address: 2000 Marbury Drive District Heights, MD 20747
Commissioner Cynthia Miller has 30 years of combined experience working in the federal, non-profit, and private sectors and has lived in District Heights for 22 years.
She worked for Population Association of America, a non-profit, scientific, professional organization that promotes research on population issues. The projects included managing the Annual Meeting Exhibitors, Member Initiated Meetings, Travel Awards Program, and served as Content Manager for the Association’s website.
Served as a Management Analyst, with the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness; a federal agency that partners with 19 other federal agencies, governors and mayors of 49 states, the District of Columbia, and the 3 U.S. territories to end homelessness for veterans and families. She worked closely with the White House, Congressional staff, advocacy and stakeholder groups on innovative programs such as Housing First, Homes for Veterans, and National Strategic Plan to End Homelessness. Also, worked as the Director and Assistant Director of Membership for the Federal Managers Association for 14 years where she provided leadership for Conference Management, Marketing, Membership and Recruitment.
Commissioner Miller is a 2015 Fellow Graduate with the Academy for Excellence in Local Governance with the University of Maryland, Maryland Municipal League and the Maryland Association of Counties. Memberships include Women in Municipal Government and Prince George’s Women in Government, Prince George’s County Municipal Association, National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials, and National League of Cities.
Currently serving as the Secretary, Executive Board for the Prince George’s County Municipal Association, 2015-present; Children’s National at Prince George’s County Board, 2016-present; Dementia Friendly America Board, 2016-present; District Heights 80th Anniversary Chair, 2016; Liaison for Public Works, May 2014-May 2015. Continue to serve on the Committees for the Youth and Family Service Bureau and Senior Center Projects.
She continues to volunteer with the Capital Area Food Bank; Help the Homeless Walkathon, and other projects servicing area shelters and local families. Also, volunteers with her husband at the Woodland Springs Food Bank Program in District Heights.
Commissioner Miller and husband Cyril Miller are members’ of First Baptist Church of Highland Park in Landover, Maryland and she actively volunteers with the church’s Women’s Committee on various programs.