Miriam Gillies

Miriam Gillies
Staff Support Associate

Professional Profile

I am currently an Administrative Support Associate in the University of Kentucky Department of Community and Leadership Development (CLD). My primary responsibilities include administrative support for MS-CLD Graduate Program and grant management. Previously, I worked as a Client Support Specialist for a Lexington tax and financial planning firm. I moved to Lexington in 2014 from Florida where I served as the Coordinator for Music Therapy at Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare/Florida State University.

Contact me for assistance with:

  • Graduate Program Questions
  • Student Travel Authorization and Reimbursements
  • Graduate Student Credentialing
  • Grant management
  • Purchasing


M.M.E. I Music Therapy, University of Kansas

Thesis: Survey of nurses’ attitudes and perceptions toward music therapy in the hospital setting

B.A. I Music Education, Augustana College, Sioux Falls SD

Areas of Interest

Baking, Community Choir, Crafting, Hiking, Music Therapy, Traveling