After a career in Education, Miles became a business consultant, consulting on strategy, organisational change, organisational and process design and redesign. He has worked with MSD, Work and Income, Education and Health and other agencies in the social and health sector for many years. He worked with the Settling In team for some time, assisting and reviewing. He has also worked with many NGOs and commercial organisations. He is a coach and mentor for managers and small business owners. Governance experience: Miles retired from the Ako Matatupu (Teach First NZ) Board in October 2020 He is a member of the New Settler Family and Community Trust (NFACT), and an advisor to the Te Puru Community Trust.