Top Executive Leaves the Rat Race For Self-Sufficient Mountain Community

Mar 18, 2010 | Updated May 25, 2011

The Daily Green caught up with Grant Miller, green developer of the Village on Sewanee Creek, which is nestled in the scenic mountains of southeast Tennessee...Miller recently retired from a 30-year career as an international food service chain executive...He worked in fifty countries, overseeing over 3,700 restaurants. But since moving to rural Tennessee to build a self-sufficient community, Miller lost 25 pounds and says he feels 30 years younger.