Personal Profile

Full Name Rick Miller
Age 73
Hometown Sugar Land
Race White
Occupation Business owner
Education B.S., U. S. Naval Academy
Spouse: Babs
Religion Christian

As a recent graduate of the U. S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, Rick immediately joined the first United States Olympic exhibition baseball team in Mexico. Following training he was a designated a Naval Aviator and made numerous carrier deployments, held top leadership positions in carrier-based squadrons, and Pentagon shore assignments including the Joint Staff and the Secretary of the Navy’s staff. With a Masters of Science in National Resource Strategy from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces, he was the Senior Fellow on the Chief of Naval Operations Strategic Studies Group to develop innovative war fighting concepts for the 21st Century Navy. He has received numerous personal awards including the Defense Superior Service Award; Legion of Merit (3 awards); Meritorious Service Award (2 awards); and Navy Commendation Award.

Following transition from the Navy, he worked with several corporations as a senior consultant, VP and Senior VP focused on organizational and people improvement and development; integration of acquired companies; and training and human resource functions. He was a Chair for TEC International. Rick is the Founder and President of TREVANIONGROUP, LLC.
His political activity in Fort Bend County, TX includes being a delegate in Senatorial and State Conventions, a Precinct Chair, and Chairman of the Fort Bend County Republican Party. Upon stepping down from the Chairman’s position he prepared to run for Texas State House District 26 in 2012.

Rick has served on the Sugar Land Regional Airport Policy Board; three terms on the Rotary Board of Directors; Finance Chairman at Sugar Creek Baptist Church; Chairman of Rotary Veterans Tribute 2005, 2007 (The Legacy of Freedom) and Honoring America’s Heroes, 2011. He has three sons – a Navy Commander FA-18 aviator; a lawyer; and the youngest is in heaven. He has three grandchildren.

He is currently serving in his third term as Texas Representative House District 26. He served on the House Republican Caucus Policy Committee, Elections Committee and Defense and Veterans Affairs Committee during his first Session and on the Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee Vice Chairman of Articles I, IV and V, and on the Public Health committees in his second Session. Currently Miller serves on the House Appropriations Committee and is Subcommittee Vice Chairman of Articles I, IV, and V and also serves as a member of the Human Services Committee.

Information in this bio was provided by Miller's office.
Last updated: Aug. 9, 2017