Employees Rising Higher: Meet Sommer Miller

Employees Rising Higher: Meet Sommer Miller

At The Highland Group, our mission of “Committed to Higher Standards” is more than just words; it’s a way of life. We are dedicated to building better communities where we live, work, and play. This commitment is exemplified by the hardworking members of our team, and today, we are excited to introduce you to one of them in our latest employee spotlight: Sommer Miller, a Controller in our Alabama Gulf Coast Office.  

Sommer has been an invaluable part of our team, contributing not only to our financial stability but also to our community spirit. Her dedication to our mission and her enthusiasm for both her professional and personal interests make her a true embodiment of what it means to be part of The Highland Group.

Meet Sommer Miller, Controller

How long have you been with The Highland Group? 2 years and 4 months

What do you enjoy most about your job?

“I enjoy the culture and the people. I have such a great group of co-workers. I also love learning more about the construction industry.”

Can you share a memorable moment or achievement at The Highland Group?

“A memorable moment would be when I first started working here and we had our annual meeting at the State Park. Employees from all three of our regions were there, and it was so nice to hang out and meet everyone that you spend so much time corresponding with via email and phone.”

What do you like to do in your free time?

“Anything outdoors. Hunting, saltwater fishing, boating, going to the beach.”

Favorite quote or motto that inspires you:

“It comes down to a simple choice, really. Get busy living or get busy dying.” – Andy Dufresne, “Shawshank Redemption”

A fun fact about yourself:

“I love concerts and live music. I’m an Elvis fan. I used to rock climb and rappel down Mt. Cheaha in Birmingham. I’ve also done inverted rappelling.”

Any advice for new team members? 

“Don’t be afraid to ask for help.”

Join us in celebrating Sommer and her contributions to our company and our community. Stay tuned as we continue to highlight more of our incredible team members who are committed to higher standards and to building better communities.

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