Walter C. Miller (born March 15, 1926) is a television producer and director, whose works span from the mid-1960s until the present day. He has won numerous Emmy Awards throughout his career. His birth name is Walter Corwin Miller (not to be confused with Walter Chrystie Miller, the late silent film actor). On Friday, November 6, 2009, The Country Music Association presented the Irving Waugh Award of Excellence to longtime and treasured former CMA Awards Executive Producer, Walter C. Miller. He was recognized for his 40-years of working with the CMA Awards, as producer, executive producer, and now consulting producer. He reported later that he was completely surprised by the honor, which was attended by Brad Paisley, Martina McBride and 12-time CMA Awards host Vince Gill along with industry and CMA Board leaders.