Chris Miller

Activism Mgr
Ben & Jerry's

Chris Miller is the Social Mission Activism Manager at Ben & Jerry's, a unique position in the corporate world. He is responsible for development and execution of the company’s issue advocacy campaigns rooted in its progressive mission and values.  Ben & Jerry’s has a long history of running campaigns on issues like mandatory GMO labeling, marriage equality, and getting money of politics.

Before joining Ben & Jerry's, Chris led the sustainability work at Seventh Generation, the leader in natural non-toxic household and personal care products.  In addition to his for-profit experience, Chris directed Greenpeace USA's national climate campaign and served on the staff of Congressman Bernie Sanders.  

He currently serves as the Chair of the board of directors of Car Share Vermont and is vice-chair of the board of Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility.

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