Mike Miller

Mike Miller attended UC 1954-58 and 1960-62. He was the founding chairman of SLATE, a campus political party that was a precursor to the Free Speech Movement. He was a field secretary for SNCC, mostly in the San Francisco Bay Area from 1962-end of 1966. In 1972, he founded and became executive director of ORGANIZE Training Center, which has been his base of operations ever since. He is the author of A Community Organizer’s Tale: People and Power in San Francisco, Community Organizing: A Brief Introduction, and numerous articles on organizing; co-author of The People Fight Back: Building A Tenant Union; and co-editor of the forthcoming People Power: The Community Organizing Tradition of Saul Alinsky.