Michael Miles

Co-Chair, Adjunct Lecturer & Mentor in Residence, McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship

Michael Miles

McClelland Hall 202
1130 E. Helen St.
P.O. Box 210108
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108

Areas of Expertise

  • Building & Leading High-Capacity Teams
  • Community & Workforce Development
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Executive Influence
  • Global Product Development
  • P/L Ownership
  • Software Engineering
  • Strategic & Tactical Planning

Michael Miles is an accomplished senior leader with extensive software industry experience, building and leading international teams, leading start-ups and mature businesses both inside and outside Microsoft, and developing several internationally patented innovations. One key to success has been his ability to blend EQ, IQ and strategic thinking to drive thought leadership and deliver success.

Having recently retired from a 20 year career at Microsoft,  Michael sharing his experience and expertise as an active board member of a Global Health non-profit, as a Social Entrepreneurship Incubator, as a Mentor-in-Residence and Adjunct Lecturer with a focus on corporate social responsibility and social entrepreneurship at the University of Arizona, and an early-stage investor, advisor and board member of numerous for-profit start-ups.