Linda Wise Miller, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty


Old Main 477
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503


Education in the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world – Nelson Mandela.

Linda has 36 years’ experience in public education, including 13 years as a secondary school administrator. Most recently she served as the principal of Bellingham High School for five years. Linda has extensive experience in Career and Technical Education and has been a CTE director, business teacher, and DECA/FBLA advisor.

As a first-generation college student, Linda has experienced the transformative power of education in her own life and is passionate about creating opportunities for all individuals to achieve their potential.

Linda enjoys traveling with her husband Tim, spending time with their three grown children and families, and being outdoors in beautiful places throughout the Pacific Northwest.


B.B.A. Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

M.Ed. and Ph.D., University of Idaho

CTE Director certification, Central WA University

Principal certification, Western WA University