Vice President, Human Resources & Chief Labor/Employment Counsel
Maria is KQED’s Vice President of Human Resources. She also serves as its Chief Labor/Employment Counsel. Maria joined KQED in June of 2016.
Miller has practiced labor and employment law since 1997. Prior to joining KQED, she worked with Bayer Healthcare in Berkeley as their Deputy Director of Labor Relations. Before Bayer she worked for ABM Industries as the Vice President of Human Resources over several large business units and previously as Deputy General Counsel, Labor/Employment Law.
Miller attended the University of San Francisco School of Law where she earned her Juris Doctorate degree and Santa Clara University where she earned her B.S. in Political Science. She is an active member of the California State Bar Association and has her SPHR certification (Senior Professional in Human Resources).
Maria reports to the CEO and leads Human Resources which includes oversight over talent management, compensation, benefits and labor/employee relations.