Biography

Laura Miller began working at Columbus Academy in 2007 and has been in her current role as eighth-grade social studies teacher since 2011. In addition, Laura is the Rainey S. Taylor History Chair, yearbook advisor, middle school community coordinator, global studies coordinator, and a member of SEED. A member of the Phi Beta Kappa honors society as a graduate of Allegheny College, Laura started work on campus as a third grade associate and middle school CASE teacher, before transitioning into her present role. Laura and her husband Drew reside in the Short North with their dog, Buddha, and cat, Kiki.

Laura’s favorite thing about Columbus Academy

“My whole career at CA has felt like an adventure - I’ve learned about our traditions and helped to start new ones, traveled all over with teachers and students to places like Israel and Cuba, taught in multiple divisions, and met amazing people.”

Little-known fact

“I love to travel, but my number one destination will always be either the first or fourth longest island in the United States, depending on who you believe.”

Favorite sports team

Seattle Sounders.

Education
  • B.A. Allegheny College , History and English
  • M.A. Ohio Dominican University , Liberal Studies