Audience in Lecture

FELLOW

DIANE ROBINSON

DIRECTORY |  FELLOW PROFILE

DIANE ROBINSON

TITLE 

Filmmaker

ORGANIZATION

Yard Girl Productions

BIOGRAPHY

Diane Robinson is a seasoned leader in the US and internationally with over two decades of experience working as a teacher, non-profit leader, educational consultant and now filmmaker. Diane is a movement builder who has traveled and worked extensively in the US and globally to launch and scale high performing organizations like Teach For America, the KIPP Foundation, Teach For All and Global Nomads Group. She most recently founded Yard Girl Productions to develop and produce stories that impact social change. Diane brings decades of experience working on the front lines of social change and is a believer in the power of film to change mindsets and behavior in our society. She is currently working on a feature documentary, The Young Vote, and is consulting with education groups nationally. Diane is a graduate of Vassar College, holds a Masters degree in Multicultural Education from California State University and a Doctor of Education Leadership from Harvard University. She is a Pahara Education Fellow and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.