Stephen P. Miller is a former consultant with The Family Business Consulting Group, where he worked with family firms to help them develop world-class, sustainable enterprises. He draws on his 34 years of experience as the top non-family executive of the Vanderbilt/Cecil family-owned Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC, where he played a key role in making Biltmore the most visited historic home in the United States, with over one million visitors each year.
Steve’s approach to family business leadership is to create and employ business and governance strategies that align business, family, and ownership goals. His particular areas of expertise are strategy and leadership development.
Steve graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he now serves as adjunct professor for family business at Kenan-Flagler Business School and is co-founder of the Kenan-Flagler Family Enterprise Center. He completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School and is currently working on his doctorate at Case Western Reserve University. Steve’s doctoral thesis is on leadership development in family-owned enterprises.