Last updated on: 2/28/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Alice P. Miller Biography

Title:
Executive Director of the District of Columbia Board of Elections and Ethics
Position:
Pro to the question "Do Electronic Voting Machines Improve the Voting Process?"
Reasoning:

“With its purchase of new optical scan systems and DREs [direct recording electronic voting machines], the Board significantly improved the process by which voters in the District of Columbia cast ballots.”

Moving Elections Forward in the District of Columbia, a report of the DC Board of Elections and Ethics, Aug. 2003

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Executive Director, District of Columbia Board of Elections and Ethics, 1996-present
  • President, National Association of State Election Directors (NASED), 2003
  • General Counsel, District of Columbia Board of Elections and Ethics, 1988-1996
  • Board of Directors, The Election Center
  • Board member, The Election Center Professional Education Program
  • Advisory Board, U.S. Federal Election Commission Office of Election Administration
  • Member, U.S. Election Assistance Commission Technical Guidelines Development Committee
Education:
  • None found
Other:
  • First African American to be elected President of NASED
Quoted in:
  1. Do Poll Workers Have Sufficient Support Mechanisms to Deal with Unanticipated Technical Issues with Electronic Voting Machines on Election Day?