Derek Miller

Derek Miller is the president and CEO of the World Trade Center Utah, an organization with the mission to: “Help Utah companies think, act and succeed globally.”

Previously Derek served as Chief of Staff to Governor Herbert, overseeing the governor’s office and state operations. He also served as Managing Director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development for Governor Huntsman.

Derek began his career in Washington D.C. as a management consultant with Arthur Andersen and as Counsel for a House of Representatives congressional committee.

Derek is a graduate of the J. Reuben Clark Law School and holds a Master of Public Administration from the Romney Institute of Public Management at Brigham Young University.

Recognizing his leadership in expanding prosperity across the state, Governor Herbert lauded Derek as “an architect of economic opportunity and innovation” and “instrumental in transforming Utah into one of the most competitive and fastest growing economies in the country.”


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