NEW YORK, March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse announced today that Nelle P. Miller has been elected to its board of directors.
Ms. Miller is currently a Managing Director and Head of New York City for J.P. Morgan Private Bank. She leads a team of bankers, investment specialists, credit executives, trust and estate attorneys and client services professionals that are dedicated to providing wealth management advice, solutions and services to clients in the New York area. Nelle's group also specializes in sports financing for professional teams across the country.
"We are excited to have Nelle join our board of directors," said Samuel A. Ball, PhD, President and CEO of The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse. "Nelle's positive attitude towards furthering our mission – to better the lives of all people impacted by substance use and addiction – is a great addition to our board."
"The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse is at the forefront of efforts to educate and reduce substance abuse, an issue facing far too many in our communities across the nation," Nelle P. Miller said. "It is my honor to join the board as we seek to help our health care providers, inform our policymakers and enrich the lives of individuals."
Ms. Miller received her Bachelor of Science from Boston College, where she graduated in 2002. She currently resides in New York City with her husband and two daughters.
Nelle joined J.P. Morgan in 2002 as part of the Institutional Equities Desk, covering New York-based hedge funds and mutual funds as a research salesperson. She then spent 10 years as an original member of the Global Investment Opportunities team, focusing on multi-asset class trading strategies for individuals, family offices and hedge funds across the country.
About The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse
We are a national nonprofit research and policy organization focused on improving the understanding, prevention and treatment of substance use and addiction. Founded in 1992 by former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, Joseph A. Califano, Jr., our interdisciplinary experts collaborate with others to promote effective policies and practices. We conduct and synthesize research, inform and guide the public, evaluate and improve health care, and analyze and recommend policies on substance use and addiction. For more information, visit www.centeronaddiction.org.
SOURCE The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse