(AREA) -- Congresswoman Candice Miller has been appointed the new Chairman of the Committee on House Administration. The committee was established in 1947 and is charged with the oversight of federal elections and the day-to-day operations of the House of Representatives. Miller's career in public service reflects a long history of efficiency and effectiveness, from her early roots on the Harrison Township Board of Trustees to her current responsibilities representing Michigan's 10th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. Miller serves on the House Homeland Security Committee and the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. She is also a member of the Majority Deputy Whip Team. In 1994, Miller was elected and served two terms as Michigan's Secretary of State. As Secretary of State, Miller's reforms enhanced Michigan's elections system and she implemented a statewide uniform voting system.