A native New Yorker, Miller began his professional career as a teenage musician, opening for bands like The Clash and Chaka Kahn. Upon retiring his guitar, Miller attended film school at The New School/Parsons. Drawing from his musical years, Miller quickly discovered that his sense of timing offered a visceral transition into the edit room, where his career began with promo cuts for MTV & VH1 networks. Creative relationships with directors and fellow Viacom alumni (Pam Thomas, Mark Pellington, Caitlin Felton, Lloyd Stein) led him straight into the music video world and eventually, national commercial spots. Miller has cut videos for a innumerable artists including Fat Boy Slim, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Elvis Costello, and Kanye West.