Eli Miller is a Managing Director of Government Relations. Mr. Miller focuses on public policy, investor relations and issue management for the firm and its portfolio companies.
Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Miller was the Chief of Staff to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. As Chief of Staff, Mr. Miller played a key role in advising, coordinating and reviewing policy development within the Treasury Department, the interagency process and the White House. Upon departure from Treasury, he received the Alexander Hamilton Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Secretary, who personally identifies individuals whose performance and leadership demonstrate the highest standards of dedication to public service, the Treasury Department and the Nation.
Prior to his appointment as Chief of Staff, Mr. Miller served on the Presidential transition staff, leading Secretary Mnuchin’s confirmation effort before the U.S. Senate. He was previously the Chief Operating Officer of the Donald J. Trump for President and the Trump-Pence Campaign. In that role, Mr. Miller developed and managed the campaign’s finance process and worked on several critical issues that helped secure a campaign success. Earlier, Mr. Miller was an aide to then-Speaker of the House of Representatives John Boehner. Mr. Miller has been appointed to serve on the United States Holocaust Memorial Council, which is the governing board of trustees for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Mr. Miller also serves on the board of Clarion Events, one of the world’s leading events organizers. Mr. Miller holds a Bachelor of Arts from Washington and Jefferson College and a Master in Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University.