RALEIGH, NC, November 19, 2011 - The Board of Trustees of The LGBT Center of Raleigh has announced today they have selected James Miller as the new Executive Director of The LGBT Center of Raleigh.
The LGBT Center, a Community Center that supports the needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals within the Triangle and beyond, announced in October that it was beginning the search for an Executive Director.
Miller, a native of North Carolina hailing from the coast, returns to the state following working with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health in Boston. Miller recently acquired a Master's in Public Policy and a Master's in Business Administration from Brandeis University. He brings with him of wealth of knowledge in both nonprofit management and the LGBT community.
"The Board of the LGBT Center is excited to welcome James Miller as the new Executive Director," says Board Chair Glen Medders. "James arrives at a time of very rapid growth and expansion of the Center and its programs and services. We are all very excited about the future potential of the Center and are pleased to have James here to help guide the way."
In the past two years, The LGBT Center of Raleigh has reached new heights within the community and has gone from a great idea to a fully operational community center offering services for the Triangle and the entire state of North Carolina.
Miller is prepared to dive in and take the LGBT Center of Raleigh to the next level: "The sky is the limit for the next year- but our main goal will be to continue facilitating community development through education and outreach, while growing our capacity to serve the very diverse LGBT population in the Triangle."
For more information on The LGBT Center of Raleigh, visit www.lgbtcenterofraleigh.com.
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