Professional Storyteller is a network for people who work in the field of oral storytelling. Please write a brief paragraph about your work.
David Joe Miller has been a professional storyteller since 1989 when he began his career as staff storyteller with NAPPS/The National Storytelling Association in Jonesborough, TN. He has told stories, in performance settings, all over the country in venues including Disney, World Bank, The Library of Congress, The Smithsonian and for former Vice-President, Al Gore.
He has presented workshops and training to Fortune 500 corporations such as Pfizer, Philips and Citibank and he conducts the same type of narrative presentation workshops for small businesses and non-profit organizations.
In 1994 David Joe created the Jonesborough Storytellers Guild, which is now the oldest performing storytellers guild in the country. He has served on the Board of Directors of the National Storytelling Network and in 2015 he became the Executive Producer of Spoken Word OPEN MIC shows and WORD Storytelling shows in both Asheville, NC. and Jonesborough, TN. He's a native of Jonesborough, TN. and has homes in both Jonesborough and Asheville, NC.