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Dennis Miller

Dennis Miller

Associate Vice President, HR and Benefits Administration, The Claremont Colleges


Dennis Miller is the Associate Vice President of HR and Benefits Administration in a shared services environment at The Claremont Colleges, a consortium of seven separate and highly regarded institutions of higher education, including Pomona College, Harvey Mudd College, Claremont McKenna College, Scripps College, Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont Graduate University, and Pitzer College. Dennis has held several executive roles over his career in HR and was formerly the Chief Employment Officer for Cal Poly Pomona Foundation. This auxiliary organization supports Cal Poly Pomona, which is one of the 23 California State University campuses delivering exceptional educational services and experiences to about 500,000 students annually. Dennis’ focus in the workplace is organizational development, with an emphasis on process improvement through the application of technology, and team development. Dennis holds a Senior Professional in HR Certification from the HR Certification Institute and a graduate degree in HR development and management from Chapman University. He is also a retired U.S. Marine Corps Air Traffic Controller. 

What he’s passionate about: Living life to its fullest, remaining healthy and happy, while sharing in that happiness with friends and loved ones (which became especially important during the COVID-19 pandemic)