Mission & Values

The Miller family heritage has embraced the oil and gas industry dating back to 1925 when George and Clyde Miller came to Michigan to drill the Saginaw oil field, Michigan’s first.  In the spirit of the family motto at that time, “Learning from yesterday, exploring today, with faith in tomorrow,”  C. John Miller and Gene Miller developed Miller Brothers in 1953 and the family involvement in the oil and gas industry continued to grow, expanding to Miller Oil Corporation and Miller Energy, Inc. in 1985.  As the fourth generation moves forward into the future, Miller Energy Company will embrace the following:

MOTTO: Developing Energy Empowering People

MISSION STATEMENT:  ”Developing resources God has provided to benefit shareholders, employees and community”


  • Work with enthusiasm

Regardless of whether the job is big or small, give it your best.

  • Sharpen your skills

Never stop developing, growing, learning and improving.

  • Keep your word

Be reliable – be counted on to do what you say you will do.

  • Keep a positive attitude

Even under pressure, change, or unrealistic demands, don’t allow yourselves to become negative.

  • Do more than is expected

You will never excel by only doing what is required.