Stacey Miller, AAP
Auto Care Association
With more than 15 years of experience in corporate communications, Stacey Miller leads multi-channel marketing and communications efforts on behalf of the Auto Care Association, including PR, media relations, creative, web, print, email, social and multimedia. A DIY automotive enthusiast, she’s an advocate for the right to repair movement and serves as an ambassador for the automotive aftermarket industry. Miller and her team have increased awareness and reach of the association and industry through strategic communications efforts such as using data-based storytelling to earn media coverage in mainstream media outlets.
Individually, Miller is active in as many organizations across the aftermarket as she can be. She serves as a liaison for the association’s Marketing and Communications committee and has been a speaker for the Automotive Communications Council, Women of Carquest, Carquest School of Business, Women in Auto Care’s Leadership Conference, the Young Automotive Network Group (YANG) Leadership Conference, the Paint, Body and Equipment Specialists Conference, and the Automotive Body Parts Association, to name a few. Miller is also a supporter of the Auto Care Political Action Committee (ACPAC), The University of the Aftermarket Foundation, AACF and the TechForce Foundation. In 2020, Stacey was named as an inaugural "Woman at the Wheel" by AftermarketNews. Stacey has also been nominated for the Women in Auto Care Woman of Excellence Award three years in a row. In 2023, she was nominated for PR News’ Top Women in PR Awards and the Washington Women in PR Emerging Leader award.
Prior to joining the Auto Care Association, she spent over a decade, most recently as global head of corporate communications at Cision, a PR software company leading comms for over $1 billion in acquisitions. During her decade with Cision, she led a team of internal and external communicators while managing the strategy and execution of media, influencer and analyst relations, social media and community development. She also pioneered influencer marketing, data-based PR and social ROI programs through traditional and digital media while earning media coverage in outlets like the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and USA Today. An internationally sought keynote speaker, her writing has appeared in Forbes, CIO and VentureBeat, as well as several published books.
Miller attended the University of Maryland, College Park, majoring in communications. She also holds an AAP from the University of the Aftermarket.