Steen Miles

Steen Miles DEMDemocrat

American politician

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Steen MilesDEMDemocrat American politician
Age at Death1946-2017
GAResidence (state)

Ollisteen 'Steen' Miles (August 20, 1946 – March 29, 2017) was an American politician from the state of Georgia. A member of the Democratic Party, Miles was a former member of the Georgia State Senate. Sworn into office in 2005, Miles served on the Banking and Financial Institutions committee, as well as the Public Safety and Homeland Security, MARTOC, Special Judiciary, and State Institutions and Property Committees. Miles was a former television newscaster, working for WXIA-TV. She ran for chief executive officer of DeKalb County, Georgia, in 2000 and 2008, losing both times. She also ran for Lieutenant Governor of Georgia in the 2006 election. In the 2014 primary, she ran unsuccessfully for the Democratic nomination for the open United States Senate seat created by Saxby Chambliss's retirement. Miles died on March 29, 2017.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
Georgia State University
Ball State University
Past Positions1 - 6 of 6
Former Senator
Georgia State Senate
Retired Journalist
Media Relations Consultant
"Teenie: Newslady in Training"
Former Georgia Broadcast Editor
United Press International
Former Reporter
WXIA-TV 11Alive
Other Experience1 - 8 of 8
Associate Minister
Greenforest Community Baptist Church
DeKalb League of Women Voters
Public Relations Chair
Leadership DeKalb
2003 - 2007
Former Board President
Scottdale Child Development Center
Former President
Stone Mountain Chapter, Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated
Georgia Commission on Women
National Council of Negro Women
Stone Mountain Chapter, American Business Women's Association