CEO (Formerly Superintendent)
Third Future Schools (Formerly Dallas ISD)
Mike Miles is the founder and CEO of Third Future Schools, a network of high-quality public schools in Colorado and Texas working to prepare students for a Year 2035 workplace.Prior to his latest work, Mike served three years as the Superintendent of the Dallas Independent School District and six years as the Superintendent of the Harrison School District in Colorado Springs. Under his leadership, both districts implemented ground-breaking initiatives, established a high-performance culture, and experienced significant growth in student achievement. Mike has also served the public interest as a soldier and statesman. He served as a Company Commander and in the Army’s elite Ranger Battalion. Mike later served in the U.S. State Department as a Soviet analyst and member of the Bureau of Intelligence and Research. He then served as a Diplomat to Poland and Russia at the end of the Cold War.Mike holds degrees from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, the University of California at Berkeley, and Columbia University.