Sylvia Miller is a native Atlantan and a member of the class of '79 at the original Hebrew Academy (now AJA). She attended Stern College for Women at Yeshiva University ('88) and received her bachelor's degree in Judaic Studies. Sylvia then went on to the Wurzweiler School of Social Work ('91) where she completed her Master's of Social Work.
She worked as the director of The Gan Preschool from 1992-1995 and then returned to Greenfield Hebrew Academy (GHA) Middle School Judaic Studies from 1996-2004. Sylvia then transitioned to be the School Counselor in 2005 and has been in that role at AJA ever since.