President and Chief Executive Officer
Bill Miller is the President and CEO of the American Gaming Association (AGA), which represents the $261 billion U.S. casino industry. Since joining the AGA in 2019, Miller has elevated the association’s influence in Washington, advanced key industry priorities, and deepened member engagement.
Most notably, under Miller’s leadership, the AGA has navigated the gaming industry through the COVID-19 pandemic. He led the advocacy effort that united AGA members and the broader gaming industry, secured unprecedented federal relief and created a favorable policy landscape for gaming’s remarkable recovery.
He has advanced efforts to strengthen the gaming industry’s commitment to responsibility, build a sustainable legal sports betting market, accelerate casino payments modernization, diminish the illegal gambling market, and initiate industry-wide efforts on diversity and ESG issues. Miller has also reinvigorated the Global Gaming Expo, the gaming industry’s premier tradeshow.
Miller has more than three decades of experience on Capitol Hill and representing business interests in Washington, D.C. Prior to joining the AGA, Miller served as the top lobbyist at Business Roundtable, the association of chief executive officers of America’s leading companies. During his tenure, he led consequential lobbying efforts to pass the landmark 2017 tax reform legislation and usher in the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement.
Miller also spent time as a partner at international corporate communications firm Brunswick, providing strategic counsel to several U.S. and international corporations. At the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Miller served as senior vice president and national political director. Miller drove the Chamber’s political affairs and federal lobbying efforts for more than a decade, where he created a favorable policy environment for the U.S. business community to thrive. Early in his career, Miller served as chief of staff and campaign manager for Representative Constance A. Morella (MD-8), overseeing the Congresswoman’s legislative and political agenda.
Miller is recognized as an influential leader in Washington, including being named to Washingtonian magazine’s inaugural Most Influential People List (2021, 2022) and The Hill’s Top Lobbyists (2019, 2020, 2021).
Miller is a member of the U.S. Chamber’s C100 and sits on the board of the Ford’s Theater Board of Governors, International Center for Responsible Gaming, Public Affairs Council and U.S. Travel Association. He is also a board member and the Finance Committee Chair for National Alliance to End Homelessness.
Miller earned a B.A. degree from the University of Maryland and J.D. from American University Washington College of Law. He resides in Washington, D.C. with his two sons.