Scotty Miley being honored at Potomac State

Scotty Miley, a resident of Petersburg, W.Va., will be honored with the Young Alumni Award during the annual homecoming awards banquet at Potomac State College of West Virginia University (WVU) on October 25.

While attending Potomac State, Miley was a member of the Criminal Justice Club and Student Support Services. He was also named to the Dean’s List and participated in various intramural sports.

Scotty MileyAfter earning associate degrees in criminal justice and business administration from Potomac State, Miley continued his education at WVU earning a bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting. While a student at WVU, Miley also served on the WVU Gold Cheerleading Team earning a Varsity Letter. He is a 2010 graduate of the West Virginia School of Banking and a 2011 graduate of the Lloyd P. Calvert Graduate School of Banking; both are located in Charleston, WV.

Though Miley graduated only eight years ago, he has been rather busy in his community. He is a member of the Grant County Chamber of Commerce and served as their president for two terms; he also served as a member of the Spring Mountain Festival and Pageant Committee. He is on the board of the Grant County Development Authority, the City of Petersburg Zoning Ordinance Appeals Board, the Regional Education Services Agency 8, the West Virginia School Board Association, and the Grant County Schools Steering Committee. In the 2012 election, Miley won a seat on the Grant County Board of Education and now serves as their president.

Other volunteer efforts include: little league soccer coach, little league basketball official, Science Fair judge and Social Studies Fair judge.

Miley is currently employed with The Grant County Bank where he serves as a Mortgage and Commercial Lender.

Miley and his wife, Heather, are the parents of two daughters, Brianna and Addison. He is the son of Paul and Sharon Miley and attends the Brushy Run Church of God.

Reservations for the awards banquet are required and must be made by October 17 by contacting Libby Kalbaugh at (304) 788-6870 or 800-262-7332 or at The event will be held in the Davis Conference Center with social hour beginning at 5:30 and dinner at 6 p.m. The cost for the dinner is $20 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under.