Miles spent his childhood years in San Francisco, then attened college at UC San Diego. He moved to Portland in 1994 and has been here ever since. Miles spent most of his years working at community owned food co-ops, democratically run businesses who’s mission are to serve the community by providing access to healthy food. He believes that all people have the right to a quality education, access to health care and healthy food, equal opportunity for employment in any field they pursue, and the ability to meet their physical, emotional, and cultural needs.
Miles has two wonderful “kids” who are now 18 and 21 years old, and enjoys hiking, camping, cooking, karaoke, weather, binge watching tv shows, and lounging in the backyard with his partner and cat. Favorite sports to play are basketball and tennis.