Willamette Announces Alumni Award Winners
Jennifer Miller '97, MBA/JD'01
Young Alumni Leadership Award
Jennifer Miller is a rare Willamette triple degree holder, graduating from WU in 1997 as a triple major in English, Spanish and rhetoric. She then received her JD and MBA in 2001. She has pursued a career in law as a prosecuting attorney with the King County Prosecutors Office in Seattle, and is already being recognized for her work. She was recently elected to a three-year term to the Board of Trustees for the King County Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division. She is also serving a two-year term on the Washington State Bar's subcommittee on media relations. She volunteers weekly at the Progressive Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) and monthly at the Seattle Spanish Legal Clinic. She is also serving as the treasurer of the King County Prosecutor Association. At the same time she has continued to be heavily involved with Willamette alumni activities, attending many events in Seattle as well as on campus. She currently serves on the Puget Sound Alumni Board, and has worked on young alumni events as well. She recently attended the Leadership Willamette conference on campus in June.