Mayor Steve Miller

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Steve Miller

A Message from the Mayor - April 1, 2020

Hear from Mayor Miller regarding the current health situation and a new effort to support local businesses:

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A life-long resident of Fairfield, Steve graduated from Fairfield High School in 1983, followed by graduating from Capital University in 1987 with his Bachelor Degree in History/Education. After graduating from Capital, Steve was hired by The Cincinnati Insurance Company as a field claims representative. He has been with The Cincinnati Insurance Company for over 26 years, holding the position of Field Claims Superintendent. Steve is married to Michelle and enjoys a close relationship with his family.


Steve was first elected to City Council in 1997 as the Fourth Ward Councilmember. He served in that capacity for 10 years before reaching term limits in 2007. While serving on City Council, Steve chaired the Public Utilities Committee (two years) and the Public Works Committee (eight years). Steve was also appointed the Vice Mayor in 2004.

When the late Dr. Erick Cook resigned his position as Mayor in 2005 to be with his family, Steve assumed the role of Acting Mayor, finishing out Dr. Cook’s term. Steve was also actively involved in the Hamilton/Fairfield Task Force while serving on Council.

Community Involvement

Steve is a member of Sacred Heart Church, Fairfield Optimist Club, Butler County Republican Party, Hugh L. Bates Masonic Lodge Number 686, FOPA Lodge Number 97 and a past board member for the Fairfield Community Foundation.