Cr Phyllis Miller OAM
Cr Phyllis Miller OAM

Director - Regional/Rural
Forbes Shire Council

Cr Miller OAM is a tireless advocate of rural issues.

Cr Miller is:

  • Convener of the NSW Natural Resources Advisory Council
  • The Mayor of Forbes
  • A Board member of the Lachlan CMA
  • Chair of Central West Organisation of Councils
  • A past member of the Murray-Darling Basin Community Advisory Committee
  • A member of the National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Council.

She has devoted considerable time with State and Commonwealth Ministers to raise the political radar on natural resources.

Cr Miller has a worked as a partner in a successful stock and station agency, in real estate, an auctioneer business, and dry land and irrigation farming enterprises for 27 years.

She was the first woman to be elected as President of the NSW Shires Association in its 100-year history. Cr Miller has succeeded with these, and many other achievements, while raising five children. She’s is always up for a challenge, gives her time freely to others, and loves having fun with her family and friends.