Mr. Wesley C. Miller became the Director of Resource Management, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in April 2006. As Director of Resource Management, Mr. Miller is responsible for planning, developing, coordinating, advising on, and directing the activities of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers resource management system. He also provides the Commander and program directors with the resource support and services necessary to accomplish mission requirements involving more than $20 billion annually.
Mr. Miller served with the Army Budget Office from 1993 until his current assignment. At the Army Budget Office he served as the Executive for Budgeting to the Planning, Programming and Budgeting Committee. He served in several positions to include Chief Operating Forces Division, Chief Current Operations Division, and Deputy Director Management and Control. Immediately prior to his current assignment, he was the Director, Management and Control Directorate.
Mr. Miller was born in Lexington, Virginia. He was commissioned Second Lieutenant in the Finance Corps in 1972 upon graduation from Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He holds a Master of Public Administration from the University of Missouri at Kansas City. His military education includes completion of the Air Defense Officer Basic Course, Finance Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, and the Industrial College of the Armed Forces.
Mr. Miller has served in a variety of troop and staff positions. His initial assignment was a Platoon Leader for C Battery, 4th Battalion (Nike Hercules), 1st Air Defense Artillery, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland. He was then transferred to 8th Finance Section, Landstuhl, Germany, where he performed a variety of finance and accounting duties. In 1979, he was transferred to the U.S. Army Finance and Accounting Center as Detachment Commander, Staff Officer and Headquarters Assistant Executive Officer.
Mr. Miller served as Deputy Finance Officer supporting the 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii and Deputy Finance and Accounting Officer, I Corps and 9th Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Washington. In 1988, he was assigned as Budget Officer in the Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff Resource Management, U.S. Army Personnel Command, Alexandria, Virginia. He then commanded the 176th Finance Battalion, supporting the 19th Support Command, Tageu, Korea. On 1 January 2002, Mr. Miller retired from active duty at the rank of Colonel after more than 29 years of service. His military awards include the Meritorious Service Medal with four Oak Leaf Custers, Army Commendation Medal, and Army Achievement Medal.