James Miller is a Capacity Building Associate for Housing Action Illinois. James first joined Housing Action Illinois as a Capacity Building AmeriCorps VISTA in December 2020. He earned his Master of Public Policy from the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy and a B.A. in Political Science from DePaul University. James is interested in equitable economic development and, while pursuing his Master’s degree, worked on projects in this area with Chicago Public Schools and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.