Department of Economics

Tyler Miller

  • Graduated: 2011
  • Field: Healthcare

Tyler Miller, who graduated in 2011 with a BA in Economics, is a regional account manager for Optum(opens in new window), a health services firm in Rancho Cordova, California. While a student at Chico State Tyler worked as a tutor and a teaching assistant in the Economics Department and was assistant manager at Celestino’s(opens in new window) Pizza during his junior and senior years.  During his senior year Tyler also worked for CAVE(opens in new window) promoting students to volunteer and managing those who did.  After graduation Tyler accepted work as a claims representative for Gallagher Bassett Services(opens in new window).  He has been with Optum since the middle of 2016.  

Tyler used his “time management and critical thinking skills daily to move claims forward to settlement and closure,” according to his Tyler's LinkedIn page(opens in new window).  (Last Updated 7/11/17)