John 14:2, Inc 

Putting Veterans First- Keeping Veterans First

Ginger Miller

Disabled Veteran-Wife-Mother-Veteran Caregiver-Veteran Advocate- Commisioner- President & CEO

Ginger Miller

Founder & CEO John 14:2, Inc

 

Ginger Miller is a native New Yorker and former homeless service disabled veteran. After taking care of her husband, a disabled veteran, who has suffered from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder for over a decade and experiencing homelessness with her family, Ginger decided to form John 14:2, Inc...

John 14:2, Inc is a nonprofit organization whose core mission is to assist military veterans and their families experiencing homelessness, substance abuse, and mental illness to reintegrate back into the community, retain permanent housing, maintain sobriety and regain their pride, dignity, and most of all, hope.

As President and CEO of John 14:2, Inc, Ginger has been a passionate  and dedicated advocate on behalf of veterans and believes strongly in the combination of advocating, networking, and collaboration. She has worked closely with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the Washington D.C. VA Medical Center, Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs, Prince Georgeís County, and The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans and The National Alliance to End Homelessness to assist in collaborative efforts with John 14:2 to help veterans.

With constant change and implementation of new laws and guidelines, Ginger recognizes the importance of staying abreast of these changes that are crucial to the success of John 14:2, Incís ability to serve veterans effectively and efficiently, while meeting them at their point of need. This is why she feels so strongly about advocacy, outreach, researching and networking on veteranís issues and legislation.

Ginger's advocacy and outreach efforts have lead her to host Veteran Round Tables in Annapolis, Maryland with State Veterans Agencies and Elected Representatives. She facilitates workshops for veteran caregivers and frequently receives invitations to speak at various government agencies, including the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. In two years because of hard work, and knowledge on veteran's issues, she has become the go to advocate. In March of 2010 Ginger, was invited by Senator Patricia Murray of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs to advocate with U.S. senators to save potential cuts to the HUD VASH Program. Most recently, Ginger has started Women Veterans Interactive, a division of John 14:2, Inc that is dedicated to serving and supporting women veterans.

On August 26, 2010, Ginger received an Official Citation from the Maryland General Assembly in recognition for her appointment by Governor O'Malley to the Maryland Caregivers Support Coordinating Council on August 13, 2010. In March of 2011, Governor O' Malley appointed Ginger to the Maryland Commission for Women. The Prince Georgeís County Gazette featured articles on Ginger advocating for homeless veterans on November 5, 2009 and December 10, 2009. The DAV September-October 2011 issue highlights Ginger as the President and CEO of John 14:2, Inc discussing issues as it relates to women veteran at the 2011 Women Veteran Summit.

Ginger served in the U.S. Navy from 1989 to 1992, received a Bachelor Degree in Accounting from Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, and is currently pursuing a Master Degree in Nonprofit Management at the University of Maryland.

She enjoys spending quality time with her husband and two sons, meeting people, traveling, watching movies, and attending church.