From Lakewood, Ohio, Miller grew up running and competed in high school track and cross country. He joined the Navy as an Aviation Boatswain Mate, serving tours on the USS Ronald Reagan, USS Tarawa and USS Truman, where he became seriously ill. He was medically retired and is now studying computer networking.

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Steve Miller

Retired Navy Aviation Boatswain’s Mate 2nd Class

Age: 31

Current Command/Position: Student

Current Hometown: San Diego, Calif.

Disability: Invisible wounds