Lee A. Miller was born in Lubbock, Texas in 1963, the first son of Dean and Cherie Miller. Lee attended the grammar school in Iowa Park Texas and then Harold High School, graduating in 1981. From his sophomore year at the Midwestern State University, he wrote a weekly film column for the school newspaper, He graduated from Midwestern State University in 1986, with a B.A. in History and Political Science and was qualified to teach on the high school level. He has a M.A. from Texas State University in San Marcos Texas. His Ph.D. is from University College Dublin, Ireland's largest and one of Europe's leading research-intensive English speaking universities. He has been a teacher, professor, dog breeder and website developer. He lives in Dallas, Texas.