Diane Robinson, Ph.D, is a Senior Court Research Associate in the Research Division. Since joining the NCSC in 2019, her project work has focused on data governance, including data collection, data quality, use of data, and data sharing; guardianships and conservatorships; and juvenile issues. She earned her Ph.D. at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, her M.S. in Education at Indiana University and her B.A. at Texas A&M University. She was previously the Director of Research and Justice Statistics for the Arkansas court system and was also the state director for the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program in Arkansas.