Dorothy Miller serves as Director of Vaccines Public Policy, Partnerships, and Government Affairs at Merck. In this role, she leads public policy and advocacy initiatives to strengthen access to Merck vaccines, and develops policy strategy and tactical implementation programs to achieve maximum population health impact and business growth. Dorothy brings over 15 years of experience in advocacy and health policy experience at the state, national, and global levels. Dorothy joined Merck in 2014 and has worked in both international and US-focused roles. She joined Merck from a role in academic research as a Health Policy Attorney at PolicyLab at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and as a Health Policy instructor at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining PolicyLab, she led civil society, good governance, and elections work across the Asia-Pacific region, implementing USAID and DOS grants with the International Republican Institute. She has also held positions within state governments and DOS.
Dorothy has completed a number of leadership programs, and most recently was selected for the Business Model Innovation Program at Harvard Business School. In 2018, she joined the Abshire-Inamori Leadership Academy (AILA) at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC. In 2007-2008, she was a Fellow in Asia Pacific Leadership Program at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. Dorothy holds a J.D. and M.P.H., and is a licensed attorney. She is spending a socially-distanced summer, enjoying the beauty of the Pacific Northwest with her family.