Board Member Profile

Land-Based Learning Board Member Dawn Miller

Dawn Miller


Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD)

Dawn Miller has worked in the areas of organization development, change management, training and communication since 1988. She is currently Director of Organization and Workforce Development for SMUD. In that capacity, she leads a team chartered to help SMUD envision and create the SMUD organization of the future while also providing tactics to develop the workforce of today into one that can embody the SMUD of tomorrow.

Prior to SMUD, Ms. Miller served as Director of Human Resources Development for Longs Drug Stores, a California-based retail chain. In that capacity, she led the Training and internal Communications functions as well as creating the Organization Development practice.

Dawn received her B.S. in Organizational Behavior from University of San Francisco (1988) and Masters of Science in Organization Development from Pepperdine (1996). She is currently a member of the Organization Development Network and Western Energy Institute.

Dawn joined the Center for Land-Based Learning Board of Directors in 2016.