Gary A. Miller was named Vice President, Global Supply Chain and Chief Procurement Officer for A. Schulman on April 3, 2008. He is currently serving as Executive Vice President of Global Procurement and Chief Procurement Officer. In this function, he has global responsibility for the Company's procurement activities.
Previously, he was with The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company for more than 40 years, including responsibility for the company's global purchasing activities for 16 years. His positions at Goodyear included Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer for the company and president of Goodyear/SRI, Global Purchasing Company, a joint venture between Goodyear and Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd.
Mr. Miller earned a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the University of Cincinnati, and has completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University; the Executive Program at Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Virginia; and Kellogg School for Graduate Studies, Northwestern University.
Mr. Miller is active in area communities serving since 1985 on the Massillon Board of Education and currently serving as well as a trustee of the Ohio Foundation for Music Education. Previously he was on the Board of Trustees of the Akron Child Guidance Center and the Achievement Centers for Children in the greater Cleveland area.
Mr. Miller lives in Massillon with his wife Linda. They have 4 children and 5 grandchildren.