Eric Miller is a consulting economist and university lecturer. His consulting work has informed governments, industry, think-tanks, and NGOs. His teaching has benefited students at York University, Queens, McGill, and University of Vermont. His earlier career in public service included leading the team of economists in the Ministry of Natural Resources, where he introduced the Minister and the Ministry to the topic of ecosystem services. Working with others in the Ontario conservation community, he founded and manages the Ontario Network on Ecosystem Services.