Tony Miller was commissioned as a surface warfare officer in the United States Navy in 1990 after graduation from the US Naval Academy with a BS degree in oceanography. He later earned an MS degree in meteorology and oceanography and a PhD degree in physical oceanography from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. After two ship tours, CDR Miller was redesignated a Meteorology and Oceanography officer. Since then he has completed various tours both afloat and ashore. He was Commanding Officer of the Naval Oceanography Submarine Warface Center in Stennis Space Center, MS. He is currently assigned to the Navy headquarters staff as the Deputy Director of Navy's Task Force Climate Change.