Shari Robinson, Ph.D. is the Assistant Vice-Provost of Student Life at the University of New Hampshire. She received her doctorate degree in Counseling Psychology from West Virginia University. She is a licensed psychologist in New Hampshire. Her areas of professional interest include counseling issues related to equity, inclusion and diversity, working with students of color, first-generation college students, and mentoring people of color. Shari has served on the Commission of Community, Diversity and Equity; President’s Advisory Council on Campus Climate, Campus Climate Study Workgroup, MLK Summit Planning committee to name a few. Throughout her career, she has maintained a strong commitment to providing services and leadership development to underserved and hard-to-reach minority faculty, staff and students through a variety of service leadership opportunities, committee work, outreach and consultation. She is a member of the Society of Counseling Psychology (Division 17) of American Psychological Association, and represented APA on the Higher Education Mental Health Alliance (HEMHA). She is a current member of the Advisory Council for New Hampshire Endowment for Health and Race & Equity in NH workgroup.