Allison Ferber Miller is the Capital Case Coordinator for the Office of the Public Defender for the Sixth Judicial Circuit of Florida. In that capacity, she oversees or represents all defendants in Pinellas and Pasco Counties, represented by the Office of the Public Defender, facing capital punishment. She is a member of the faculty of the National College of Capital Voir Dire, teaching capital jury selection nationwide.
Allison is also a parishioner at St. Raphael’s Catholic Church in St. Petersburg. Her involvement in the church, and efforts to abolish the death penalty, have led her to speak on behalf of the Church and Catholic Diocese of St. Petersburg on many occasions.
Allison was born in Texas, grew up in North Carolina, and then relocated to Orlando, Florida for middle and high school. She attended the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana for undergrad, and law school at the Florida State University College of Law in Tallahassee. She and her husband Chris, also an attorney, relocated to the Tampa Bay area after law school. Allison is proud to call St. Petersburg home now!
Most importantly, Allison is mom to tenacious soon-to-be four-year-old, Annie!