Thomas Miller, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, has been the Minister-Counselor for Public Affairs, U.S. Embassy in Berlin since November 2012. Previously he was the Mission Director for Strategic Communication at the American Embassy Islamabad. Before that, Mr. Miller served as Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Athens as well as Chairman of the Fulbright Board. Mr. Miller served as Counselor for Public Affairs in Athens, Greece, as well as in Nicosia, Cyprus (2005-2008), Assistant Cultural Affairs Officer in Ankara, Turkey (2001-2005), Office Director for English Language Programs (1999-2000), Chief of the English Language Programs Division (1997-1998), Chief of Materials Division (1996-1997), Assistant Cultural Affairs Officer Paris, France (1992-1996) and in Islamabad, Pakistan (1995-1998) and was Regional English Language Officer in Rabat, Morocco (1998-1992).
He received an M.A. in English as a Second Language and a B.A. in German and in Anthropology from the University of Minnesota. Mr. Miller was a Fulbright Scholar in Karachi, Pakistan, where he launched a Masters Degree in English as a Second Language. His foreign languages are German, Hindi, Urdu, Greek, French, and Turkish.